Analytical Examination of Performance-Based Acquisition Strategies

Report Number: SIT-LM-11-202

Series: Logistics Management

Category: Performance Based Acquisition

Report Series: Sponsored Report

Authors: David R. Nowicki, Jose E. Ramirez-Marquez, Wesley S. Randall

Title: Analytical Examination of Performance-Based Acquisition Strategies

Published: 2012-01-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Other Research Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2011/SIT-LM-11-202.pdf

Keywords: performance-based acquisition, performace-based contract, analytical models, optimal price, investment budget, system design, post-production network

Abstract:

This research, under the direction of the principal investigators and support from the Naval Postgraduate School, the Systems Development & Maturity Laboratory at Stevens Institute of Technology, and the Complex Logistics Cluster at the University of North Texas, achieved its overarching goal of developing novel models and analytical techniques to increase the defense acquisition communities