Background Note | HBS Case Collection | November 1989 (Revised June 1991)

Facts and Figures on Defense Procurement: The Department of Defense and Defense Procurement, An Overview

by Robert L. Simons

Abstract

Provides statistics and other factual information on the Department of Defense procurement process, DOD expenditures, market share segmentation, the variety of contract types, and the role of the Defense Contract Audit Agency.

Keywords: National Security;

Citation:

Simons, Robert L. "Facts and Figures on Defense Procurement: The Department of Defense and Defense Procurement, An Overview." Harvard Business School Background Note 190-060, November 1989. (Revised June 1991.)