TITLE

"Cost Plus" Again

AUTHOR(S)
Brougham, Herbert Bruce
PUB. DATE
January 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;1/13/41, Vol. 104 Issue 2, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a billion dollars of cost-plus-10-percent contracts. Information about Vinson-Trammell law; Increase in the flat corporation-tax rate from 20.9 to 24 percent; Claims that in fiscal 1942, and onward, the excess-profits taxes will net higher revenues; Importance of operating costs; Comments on the cost of an article which is made up only those expenses actually incurred in the production of that article; Views of the executive Wallace Clark regarding the cost of an article; Influence of idle time on cost-finding techniques; Estimation of the percentage of idleness expenses.
ACCESSION #
14703217

 

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