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Product Description: Looks at the feasibility of UK shipbuilders expanding outside their domestic military contracts into the worldwide commercial or foregin military markets,

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9780833036704 | Rand Corp, April 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Looks at the feasibility of UK shipbuilders expanding outside their domestic military contracts into the worldwide commercial or foregin military markets,

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Product Description: Assess prospects for innovation and competition in the military combat-aircraft industry. o

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9780833033505 | Rand Corp, March 1, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Assess prospects for innovation and competition in the military combat-aircraft industry.

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9780833036018, titled "Competition and Innovation: In the U.s. Fixed-wing Military Aircraft Industry" | Rand Corp, November 17, 2003, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: Describes an analysisi of strategies for the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense to take in acquiring the Type 45, a new generation destroyer that will become a main component of the Royal Navy's surface fleet.

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9780833032034 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2002, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Describes an analysisi of strategies for the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defense to take in acquiring the Type 45, a new generation destroyer that will become a main component of the Royal Navy's surface fleet.

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Product Description: Defense policymakers in the U.S. expect that the Joint Strike Fighter will play a critical role in U.S. and allied military forces through the first half of the century. The Department of Defense's current Joint Strike Fighter axquisition strategy is a winner-take-all competition pitting Lockeed Martin against Boeing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By J. L. Birkler (editor) and Rand Corporation (corporate author)

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9780833030092 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Defense policymakers in the U.

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Product Description: The length of time required to move a weapon system through the full sequence of events in the acquisition cycle has long been a source of concern and frustration to government and industry officials responsible for equipping the U...read more
By J. L. Birkler (editor)

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9780833028020 | Rand Corp, December 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The length of time required to move a weapon system through the full sequence of events in the acquisition cycle has long been a source of concern and frustration to government and industry officials responsible for equipping the U.

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Product Description: The process of modernizing U.S. military forces is the focus of this report.

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9780833025869 | Rand Corp, April 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The process of modernizing U.

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Product Description: This report documents the methods and findings of RAND research on the adequacy of the defense industrial base to support further construction of aircraft carriers and on the cost, schedule, and technology issues associated with building the next carrier, designated CVN 77...read more

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9780833025975 | Rand Corp, February 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This report documents the methods and findings of RAND research on the adequacy of the defense industrial base to support further construction of aircraft carriers and on the cost, schedule, and technology issues associated with building the next carrier, designated CVN 77.

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Product Description: In this analysis, we closely detail the Predator Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) and also document the important demonstration and transition issues from the project that can be applied to other ACTDs.

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9780833025418 | Rand Corp, August 1, 1997, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In this analysis, we closely detail the Predator Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) and also document the important demonstration and transition issues from the project that can be applied to other ACTDs.

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Product Description: As part of a broader attempt to improve the acquisition-management controls and oversight processes used in the defense acquisition system, this report synthesizes a set of lessons learned from an analysis of past problems, and in the process, identifies and evaluates innovative approaches to program management...read more

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9780833024367 | Rand Corp, December 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: As part of a broader attempt to improve the acquisition-management controls and oversight processes used in the defense acquisition system, this report synthesizes a set of lessons learned from an analysis of past problems, and in the process, identifies and evaluates innovative approaches to program management.

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Product Description: What value do PCS weapons have in future military strategies? The authors draw two inferences about investment of system development and acquisition dollars: (1) Over the near term, dollars should be directed toward alleviating the limitations of weather, intelligence support, and jamming; (2) progress on new antitank weapons should be carefully monitored and sufficient numbers should be procured as a matter of high priority...read more

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9780833023865 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1996, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: What value do PCS weapons have in future military strategies?

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Product Description: This study will examine how the various innovations in acquisition management methods affect the program outcomes and how the lessons of these projects might be applied to a wider variety of projects to improve Department of Defense acquisition strategies.
By J. L. Birkler (editor), James R. Chiesa (editor), Giles K. Smith (editor) and Geoffrey Sommer (editor)

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9780833024817 | Rand Corp, January 1, 1996, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: This study will examine how the various innovations in acquisition management methods affect the program outcomes and how the lessons of these projects might be applied to a wider variety of projects to improve Department of Defense acquisition strategies.

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Product Description: This inside look at the submarine building business compares two approaches to future submarine production.

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9780833015877 | Rand Corp, December 1, 1994, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: This inside look at the submarine building business compares two approaches to future submarine production.

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Product Description: This inside look at the submarine building business compares two approaches to future submarine production.
By J. L. Birkler (editor) and Rand Corporation (corporate author)

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9780833015488 | Rand Corp, January 1, 1994, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This inside look at the submarine building business compares two approaches to future submarine production.

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