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Product Description: The defense acquisition workforce includes both military and civilian personnel who provide a range of acquisition, technology, and logistics support (products and services). This report examines data from Defense Manpower Data Center files and draws from previous related RAND analyses to address questions about factors that affect personnel retention and career advancement in the civilian acquisition workforce...read more

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9780833087829 | Rand Corp, January 15, 2015, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The defense acquisition workforce includes both military and civilian personnel who provide a range of acquisition, technology, and logistics support (products and services).

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Product Description: Defense acquisition is one of the most urgent issues that the Department of Defense faces today. In an effort to provide the department and the nation with guidance on defense acquisition challenges, the authors present detailed proposals to improve defense acquisition through initiatives focused on competition, novel systems, risk management, organizational factors, prototyping, and the acquisition workforce...read more

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9780833050465 | Rand Corp, January 16, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Defense acquisition is one of the most urgent issues that the Department of Defense faces today.

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Product Description: Provides a descriptive overview of the Department of the Navy's civilian acquisition workforce over the past decade and presents the results of preliminary analyses of data related to specific workforce management issues: retention, professional development, and leadership.

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9780833046185 | Rand Corp, January 31, 2009, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Provides a descriptive overview of the Department of the Navy's civilian acquisition workforce over the past decade and presents the results of preliminary analyses of data related to specific workforce management issues: retention, professional development, and leadership.

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Product Description: Summarizes defense acquisition workforce analyses that RAND has undertaken in support of human capital strategic planning. The report covers the civilian acquisition workforce, the careers of acquisition workforce senior executive service members, and the military acquisition workforce and its implications for the larger workforce...read more

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9780833044969 | Rand Corp, July 1, 2008, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Summarizes defense acquisition workforce analyses that RAND has undertaken in support of human capital strategic planning.

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Product Description: The Office of the Secretary of Defense asked the Rand Corporation to assess the Department of Defense (DoD) childcare demand formula as a tool for translating information on military families into measures of potential childcare need and to suggest ways that the tool might be improved...read more

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9780833039279 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2006, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The Office of the Secretary of Defense asked the Rand Corporation to assess the Department of Defense (DoD) childcare demand formula as a tool for translating information on military families into measures of potential childcare need and to suggest ways that the tool might be improved.

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Product Description: Describes and analyzes the results of a 2004 survey on the child care needs and choices of military families. It defines outcomes of potential interest to DoD (reported child-care usage, unmet child-care need, and unmet child-care preference), details the distribution of these outcomes among military families, and analyzes the relationships between these outcomes and military readiness and retention...read more

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9780833039026 | Rand Corp, October 1, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Describes and analyzes the results of a 2004 survey on the child care needs and choices of military families.

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Product Description: Reviews workforceplanning and requirementsdetermination literature, analyzes data sources, and interviews individuals in workforceplanning activities at various Department of Defense (DoD) levels, to explore workforce planning and requirements determination at specific installations and identify potential planningprocess roles for the Office of the Secretary of Defense and data sources for DoDwide workforce planning...read more

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9780833039019 | Rand Corp, May 30, 2006, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Reviews workforceplanning and requirementsdetermination literature, analyzes data sources, and interviews individuals in workforceplanning activities at various Department of Defense (DoD) levels, to explore workforce planning and requirements determination at specific installations and identify potential planningprocess roles for the Office of the Secretary of Defense and data sources for DoDwide workforce planning.

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Product Description: By almost any measure, higher education is a vital part of the U.S. economy and society. Yet there is concern that the sector is inefficient or ill equipped to adapt to a changing environment. The information revolution, an aging population, demographic shifts, and a declining fiscal base all present it with major challenges...read more

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9780765808295 | Transaction Pub, August 31, 2004, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: By almost any measure, higher education is a vital part of the U.

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Product Description: Presents findings and policy recommendations on interships in support of DODOs goal of determining effective ways to recruit the civilian workforce it needs to replace the large number of retiring workers and to respond to the workforce changes likely to accompany the impending U...read more

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9780833035691 | Rand Corp, March 1, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Presents findings and policy recommendations on interships in support of DODOs goal of determining effective ways to recruit the civilian workforce it needs to replace the large number of retiring workers and to respond to the workforce changes likely to accompany the impending U.

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Product Description: Examining the price structure of the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and its impact on customer demand, workload, and equity in pricing.
By Aimee Bower (editor), Leah Brooks (editor), Susan M. Gates (editor), Edward G. Keating (editor) and Christopher Paul (editor)

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9780833033109 | Rand Corp, October 1, 2003, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Examining the price structure of the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and its impact on customer demand, workload, and equity in pricing.

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Product Description: Presents what is known about attracting and retaining school administrators, including the factors that influence people's decisions to pursue an administrative career, and concludes that there is no national shortage of qualified people for school administrative positions.

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9780833033536 | Rand Corp, May 1, 2003, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Presents what is known about attracting and retaining school administrators, including the factors that influence people's decisions to pursue an administrative career, and concludes that there is no national shortage of qualified people for school administrative positions.

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Product Description: Presents, for organizations that seek to influence others without the benefit of hierarchical authority, a threestage framework that will help them capitalize on the powerand influence options available to them.
By Catherine H. Augustine (editor), Roger W. Benjamin (editor), Tora K. Bikson (editor), Glenn A. Daley (editor) and Dina G. Levy (editor)

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9780833032775 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2002, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Presents, for organizations that seek to influence others without the benefit of hierarchical authority, a threestage framework that will help them capitalize on the powerand influence options available to them.

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Product Description: Outlines an approach for describing and evaluating external governance in a multiorganizational system of education, training, and professional development.

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9780833032676 | Rand Corp, November 1, 2002, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Outlines an approach for describing and evaluating external governance in a multiorganizational system of education, training, and professional development.

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Product Description: A detailed review of the quality assurance and productivity oversight processes being applied today by agencies given the task of assessing and evaluating education and professional development activities, this book identifies what is working well, and what could be improved...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780787958404 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, May 21, 2002, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: A detailed review of the quality assurance and productivity oversight processes being applied today by agencies given the task of assessing and evaluating education and professional development activities, this book identifies what is working well, and what could be improved.

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Product Description: The military childcare system, the largest system of employer sponsored child care in the country, has received high marks for providing quality, accessible care for children of military employees. In an effort to control expenses, the Department of Defense (DOD) has considered a number of different approaches to delivering this care...read more

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9780833031235 | Rand Corp, April 1, 2002, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The military childcare system, the largest system of employer sponsored child care in the country, has received high marks for providing quality, accessible care for children of military employees.

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Product Description: By almost any measure, higher education is a vital part of the U.S. economy and society. Yet there is concern that the sector is inefficient or ill equipped to adapt to a changing environment. The information revolution, an aging population, demographic shifts, and a declining fiscal base all present it with major challenges...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780765800565 | Transaction Pub, December 1, 2001, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: By almost any measure, higher education is a vital part of the U.

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Product Description: With some 700,000 civilian employees, the Department of Defense is the single largest employer of civil service workers in the U.S. government. The Office of the Chancellor for Education and Professional Development in the Department of Defense (DoD) is charged with ensuring the quality and productivity of education and professional development activities targeted at DoD civilians...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Catherine H. Augustine (editor), Roger Benjamin (editor), Tora K. Bikson (editor), Eric Derghazarian (editor) and Susan M. Gates (editor)

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9780833029874 | Rand Corp, June 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: With some 700,000 civilian employees, the Department of Defense is the single largest employer of civil service workers in the U.

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Product Description: In recent years, the Department of Defense (DoD) has placed increasing faith in competitive sourcing to make its operations more efficient and effective. During fiscal years 1997 through 2005 the Pentagon expects to save $11 billion by putting tasks involving some 250,000 positions out for competitive bid...read more

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9780833028266 | Rand Corp, May 1, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In recent years, the Department of Defense (DoD) has placed increasing faith in competitive sourcing to make its operations more efficient and effective.

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Product Description: The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), created in 1991 through the consolidation of military service-specific accounting and finance operations, provides a variety of services to Department of Defense (DoD) customers, such as payroll, bill payment, and generation of accounting statements...read more

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9780833027450 | Rand Corp, September 1, 1999, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), created in 1991 through the consolidation of military service-specific accounting and finance operations, provides a variety of services to Department of Defense (DoD) customers, such as payroll, bill payment, and generation of accounting statements.

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Product Description: Examines the factors influencing the cost-effectiveness of civilianization--in particular, the way in which workforce substitution occurs, and the effects of substitution on the overall workforce.

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9780833026545 | Rand Corp, August 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Examines the factors influencing the cost-effectiveness of civilianization--in particular, the way in which workforce substitution occurs, and the effects of substitution on the overall workforce.

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Product Description: Book by Robbert, Albert A., Gates, Susan M., Elliott, Marc N., National Defense Research Institute (U. S.)

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9780833025210 | Rand Corp, June 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Book by Robbert, Albert A.

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Product Description: Even after the Uruguay Round, high tariffs in some sectors, quotas, and grey-area measures continue to impose high costs on consumers around the world. This study quantifies those costs in three major world markets - the European Community, Japan, and the United States...read more

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9780881321555 | Peterson Inst for Intl Economics, August 1, 1994, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Even after the Uruguay Round, high tariffs in some sectors, quotas, and grey-area measures continue to impose high costs on consumers around the world.

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