The report addresses what the committee considers to be three areas of primary concern in establishing a long-range policy for the effective utilization of technical manpower in the national interest. These are: Dependable and timely information: Valid comprehensive data on current manpower trends, valid translations of policies and programs into their manpower implications, and valid models for forecasting manpower demand and supply. An effective procedure for planning and decision making: Consideration by the executive branch of the government on a deliberate methodical basis of the manpower consequences of its current actions as well as of proposed changes in policies and programs at both the executive and legislative levels. Educational programs and economic benefits: To ensure the continuous availability of an effective technical manpower resource for the nation and to improve manpower mobility during periods of transition of national priorities affecting technical employment.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Academy of Engineering

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  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Pagination: 44 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00046860
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Academy of Engineering
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 14 1974 12:00AM