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NCJ Number: 31340 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: GENERALIZED PERT (PROGRAM EVALUATION REVIEW TECHNIQUE) SYSTEM
Author(s): S S MITTRA
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DESCRIPTION OF A MANAGEMENT REVIEW TECHNIQUE WHICH IS SAID TO BE VALUABLE FOR PLANNING AND CONTROLLING A LARGE VARIETY OF PROJECTS AT ALL STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT, AND IS NOW BEING USED BY THE PENNSYLVANIA BOARD OF CORRECTIONS.
Abstract: THE GENERALIZED PERT SYSTEM INCORPORATES DESIGN ASPECTS OF BASIC PERT AND THE MANAGEMENT OPERATION SYSTEM TECHNIQUE (MOST), AS WELL AS GRAPHIC TECHNIQUES OF LINE OF BALANCE (LOB). SUGGESTIONS ARE MADE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF A GENERALIZED PERT NETWORK. A CASE STUDY IS INCLUDED WHICH ILLUSTRATES THE USE OF THE GENERALIZED PERT NETWORK BY THE PENNSYLVANIA BOARD OF CORRECTIONS TO DESIGN A SCHEDULING MODEL.
Index Term(s): Correctional planning; Pennsylvania; Program evaluation review techniques
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