TITLE

Prospering in lean times

AUTHOR(S)
Stonecipher
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Executive Excellence;Nov99, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article taken from the speech given by the author to the Prime Minister's Jubilee Business Summit held in Jerusalem, Israel, on lessons learned from the restructuring of the United States defense industries. Need for a mutual understanding and respect between the industry and government; Acceleration of acquisition reform during a period of downsizing; Difference between consolidation and restructuring.
ACCESSION #
2483787

 

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