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Product Description: To achieve a more responsive and more readily deployable fleet of surface combatants, the Navy adopted the Fleet Response Plan (FRP) in 2003 to replace its traditional two-year ship maintenance cycle. The authors of this report look at the effects the FRP has had thus far and determine whether maintenance resources are meeting maintenance demands and whether related industry resources have been coordinated effectively...read more
By James Chiesa (editor), Raj Raman (editor), Jessie Riposo (editor), John F. Schank (editor) and Roland J. Yardley (editor)

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9780833039439 | Rand Corp, July 30, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: To achieve a more responsive and more readily deployable fleet of surface combatants, the Navy adopted the Fleet Response Plan (FRP) in 2003 to replace its traditional two-year ship maintenance cycle.

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Product Description: The complexity and uniqueness of a nuclear submarine requires special skills, facilities, and oversight not supported by other shipbuilding programmes. There is particular concern about the future vitality of the United Kingdom's submarine industrial base...read more

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9780833037978 | Rand Corp, August 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The complexity and uniqueness of a nuclear submarine requires special skills, facilities, and oversight not supported by other shipbuilding programmes.

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Product Description: Cost increases in maintaining regulating licenses at BAE Systems' Barrow-in-Furness shipyard and Devonport Management Limited's (DML's) facility have led the UK Ministry of Defence to consider the possibility of consolidating its nuclear fuel-handling capabilities at DML...read more

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9780833037848 | Rand Corp, July 30, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Cost increases in maintaining regulating licenses at BAE Systems' Barrow-in-Furness shipyard and Devonport Management Limited's (DML's) facility have led the UK Ministry of Defence to consider the possibility of consolidating its nuclear fuel-handling capabilities at DML.

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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: Examines the capabilities and costs of onboard technologies to divert or destroy missiles attacking commercial airliners.
By James Chiesa (editor), Chow (editor), Paul Dreyer (editor), Mel Eisman (editor) and Theodore William Karasik (editor)

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9780833037183 | Rand Corp, February 28, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Examines the capabilities and costs of onboard technologies to divert or destroy missiles attacking commercial airliners.

Product Description: RAND pioneered ways to quantify the costs and eventual savings to the government from childhood interventions with crime prevention benefits. Books such as Diverting Children from a Life of Crime and Investing in Our Children have shown that some programs ultimately save the government more than they cost...read more

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9780833030818 | Rand Corp, November 30, 2004, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: RAND pioneered ways to quantify the costs and eventual savings to the government from childhood interventions with crime prevention benefits.

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Product Description: Examines alernatives to full-funding strategy for funding aircraft carriers

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9780833031679 | Rand Corp, May 1, 2002, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Examines alernatives to full-funding strategy for funding aircraft carriers

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Product Description: Estimates the amount of social benefit that prevention programs generate through reductions in the use of cocaine, marijuana, alcohol, and tabacco

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9780833030825 | Rand Corp, April 1, 2002, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Estimates the amount of social benefit that prevention programs generate through reductions in the use of cocaine, marijuana, alcohol, and tabacco

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Product Description: In 1999, a scientific committee assembled under the auspices of the National Research Council issued a critique of RAND's 1994 Controlling Cocaine report. The committee concluded, [T]he findings of the RAND study do not constitute a persuasive basis for the formation of cocaine control policy...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833029119 | Rand Corp, September 1, 2000, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In 1999, a scientific committee assembled under the auspices of the National Research Council issued a critique of RAND's 1994 Controlling Cocaine report.

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Product Description: This study was intended to help the National Center for Research in Vocational Education (NCRVE) understand the development of education and training in the near future. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833025890 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1998, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: This study was intended to help the National Center for Research in Vocational Education (NCRVE) understand the development of education and training in the near future.

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Product Description: Do mandatory minimum sentences decrease the nation's drug consumption? (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780833024534 | Rand Corp, April 1, 1997, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Do mandatory minimum sentences decrease the nation's drug consumption?

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