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Evolution of the U.S. defense industry

Michael D. Rich

Evolution of the U.S. defense industry

by Michael D. Rich

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Defense industries -- United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael D. Rich.
    SeriesRand library collection, P (Rand Corporation) -- P-7682..
    ContributionsRand Corporation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17959596M

      According to researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory: “Seeing the line as play unfold gives viewers a much greater awareness of the meaning of the play.” That greater awareness should be the goal of the defense industry’s work toward digital transformation as well. The warfighter deserves nothing less.   August Cole is a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, and has covered defense issues and the defense industry for both The Wall Street Journal and Dave Anthony, the director and.

    The documents that make up this briefing book provide a window into the creation, evolution and (in some cases) abolition of a number of military service/DoD human intelligence organizations, the product of their activities, and the controversies . Private sector defense industries play a crucial role in supporting the U.S. military. This worldwide industrial complex includes thousands of companies and their subcontractors that design and manufacture a wide variety of weapons (e.g., fighter jets, tanks, ships, and small arms), support equipment, and supplies essential to national defense and military operations (Figure ).

      The book Innovation and the Evolution of Industries puts forward a new way of looking at this central mechanism of economic growth: a systematic but ‘history-friendly’ view that takes into account the differences in industry context, as exemplified in the computer, semiconductor and pharmaceutical industries. Robert S. McNamara, in turn revered and reviled, may yet be redeemed as an icon of management. His career was a journey toward managerial wisdom and mirrors the very evolution of management as a.


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