Defense Acquisitions: How DOD Acquires Weapon Systems and Recent Efforts to Reform the Process

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This report will outline the Department of Defense's (DOD) defense acquisition structure, discuss recent major reports addressing defense acquisition, and consider recent DOD efforts to improve how the department acquires weapon systems. This report also includes a description of recent congressional efforts to reform DOD's acquisition process.

Creator(s): Schwartz, Moshe
Creation Date: July 10, 2009
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Schwartz, Moshe

Specialist in Defense Acquisition

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: July 10, 2009
Description:

This report will outline the Department of Defense's (DOD) defense acquisition structure, discuss recent major reports addressing defense acquisition, and consider recent DOD efforts to improve how the department acquires weapon systems. This report also includes a description of recent congressional efforts to reform DOD's acquisition process.

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25 pages.

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