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

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This report outlines the Department of Defense's (DOD) defense acquisition structure, discusses recent major reports addressing defense acquisition, and considers recent DOD efforts to improve the acquisition of weapon systems. It also includes a description of recent congressional efforts to reform the DOD's acquisition process.

Creator(s): Schwartz, Moshe
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 23, 2014
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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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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 23, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report outlines the Department of Defense's (DOD) defense acquisition structure, discusses recent major reports addressing defense acquisition, and considers recent DOD efforts to improve the acquisition of weapon systems. It also includes a description of recent congressional efforts to reform the DOD's acquisition process.

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21 pages.

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