A Resource Constrained Environment: A Primer to Thinking About Force Structure Change

Gray, Jeremy; Smith, Rickey
November 2011
Military Review;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p10
The article discusses the concept of force structure in the U.S. Army. According to the article, the Comprehensive Strategy Review of the U.S. executive branch and budgetary cuts to the U.S. Department of Defense will impact the U.S. Army and require it to make force structure decisions on a cost-benefit analysis. The article examines forecasting of future military missions and requirements, assumption of resources, and how force structures might be shaped.


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