Five roadblocks afflicting DoD's procurement

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 5:38pm EST

Pentagon Solutions

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The Pentagon has been seeking procurement reform since 1984, but without much luck. The DoD's outdated acquisition practices reflect a different time, and aren't conducive with today's industrial, economic and security needs.

Bill Greenwalt, a visting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, talks about the principles for reforming the DoD's acquisition system. He has an in-depth look about the root causes and possible plan of action for the Pentagon.