ISBN: 083302826X, 9780833028266
Authors: Susan M. Gates, Albert A. Robbert
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: activities, real, last, dod, sourced, savings, competitively, personnel
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

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. However, critics have questioned whether competitive sourcing actually produces the savings ......