Price Analysis on Commercial Item Purchases within the Department of the Navy

Report Number: NPS-CM-14-187

Series: Contract Management

Category: Pricing

Report Series: Sponsored Reports

Authors: Janie Maddox, Paul Fox and Ralucca Gera

Title: Price Analysis on Commercial Item Purchases within the Department of the Navy

Published: 2015-02-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2014/NPS-CM-14-187.pdf

Keywords: Pricing, Contract Pricing, Pricing Memos, Price Reasonableness, Market Research, Commercial Items, Price Analysis

Abstract:

The objective of this project is to research current pricing memorandums and determine whether the use of price analysis techniques and pricing memorandums can improve acquisition-pricing outcomes. The purpose of the research is to explore the efficacy of the government