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Making defense reform work

a report of the Joint Project on Monitoring Defense Reorganization

by Joint Project on Monitoring Defense Reorganization.

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Published by Foreign Policy Institute, Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C .
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    • Subjects:
    • United States. Dept. of Defense -- Reorganization.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Reorganization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcochairmen, Harold Brown, James Schlesinger.
      ContributionsBrown, Harold, 1927-, Schlesinger, James R., Johns Hopkins University. Foreign Policy Institute., Center for Strategic and International Studies (Washington, D.C.)
      LC ClassificationsUA23 .J63 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 72 p. ;
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2059812M
      ISBN 100892061294
      LC Control Number88039118

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Foreword / Harold Brown and James R. Schlesinger --The essence of reform / James A. Blackwell, Jr., and Barry M. Blechman --From budget wars to "real" wars: the Pentagon and biennial budgeting / Robert J.

Art --The first experiment with a defense biennial budget / John Hamre --Organization of the office of the secretary of defense / Walter B. In this book, Peter Levine addresses why, despite a long history of attempted reform, the Pentagon continues to struggle to reduce waste and inefficiency.

The heart of Defense Management Reform is three case studies covering civilian personnel, acquisitions, and financial management. Narrated with the insight of an insider, the result is a.

Joint Project on Monitoring Defense Reorganization. Making defense reform work. Washington, D.C.: Foreign Policy Institute: Center for Strategic and International Studies, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harold Brown; James R Schlesinger; Joint Project on Monitoring Defense Reorganization.

In his new book, Defense Management Reform, author Peter Levine addresses why, despite a long history of attempted reform, the Pentagon continues to struggle to reduce waste and inefficiency.

Few. Second, to encourage prioritization of the planning guidance, the secretary of defense should label roles and missions for the military as critical, high-risk, low-risk, or optional.

In a time of fiscal austerity, prioritizing is a particularly important initiative in making the best use of scarce time and resources. InSouth Korea initiated Defense Reform Plan (DRP ), a comprehensive defense reform strategy.

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Reforms Initiated by Major Military Powers In Congress passed the Goldwater-Nichols bill, aiming to strengthen "joint" military voices over those of individual services in defense policymaking, and the president established the Packard Commission to overhaul defense management.

How have results been so far. "Mixed" is the answer of the distinguished authors of the Blackwell-Blechman volume, an answer less. Making defense reform work. Washington: Brassey's (US) MLA Citation. Blackwell, James.

and Blechman, Barry M. and Center for Strategic and International Studies (Washington, D.C.). and Johns Hopkins University. Foreign Policy Institute. However, that outside energy will merely disturb the bureaucracy.

To change it, you’ll need to work inside the bureaucracy to channel that energy into productive reform. In his book Winning the Next War: Innovation and the Modern Military, Stephen Peter Rosen correctly pointed out that “mavericks” don’t change military institutions.

In Making Reform Work he presents the ideas he believes should have come from that group to forge a practical agenda for change. Zemsky argues that improving higher education will require enlisting faculty leadership, on the one hand, and, on the other, a strategy for changing the higher education system writ large.

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Mathis and Tina M. Trujillo takes a look at, as they write in the post below, “what went wrong, what. Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from “Book Review Roundtable: Building Militaries in Fragile States” from our sister publication, the Texas National Security Review.

Be sure to check out the full roundtable. In the years since the United States deployed massive amounts of troops to Iraq and Afghanistan beginning in the early to late s, it has changed. Department of Defense -- Management. United States. Department of Defense -- Accounting.

Pentagon (Va.) Waste in government spending -- United States. United States -- Military policy -- Decision making. Summary: "This book addresses why, despite decades of attempted reform, the Pentagon continues to struggle to reduce waste and inefficiency.As the President-elect has indicated since winning the election, defense reform is likely to remain a high priority in the new administration.

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