Application of Transaction Cost Economics to Capabilities-based Acquisition: Exploring Single Service vs. Joint Service Programs and Single Systems vs. System-of-Systems

Report Number: NPS-AM-08-042

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Systems-of-Systems

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: Diana Angelis, John Dillard, Raymond (Chip) Franck, Francois Melese, Mary Maureen Brown, Robert M. Flowe

Title: Application of Transaction Cost Economics to Capabilities-based Acquisition: Exploring Single Service vs. Joint Service Programs and Single Systems vs. System-of-Systems

Published: 2008-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2008/NPS-AM-08-042.pdf

Keywords: System-of-Systems (SoS) Capabilities

Abstract:

The US Department of Defense (DoD) is in the process of radical transformation