A large proportion of them were U. Finally, the companies themselves are liberally sprinkled with retired military officers, leaving military attaches to, in some instances, oversee their former bosses, perhaps hampering careful supervision.
Competition, buyers, and contract types matter.
It depends on the theater and the Status of Forces Agreement that they have in that theater. While the U. Congress oversees the organization that would sell the ammunition plants, the General Services Administration GSAand if the GSA could not get reasonable offers for the plants, Congress would not approve them.
A similar approach might serve the United States as well in any future privatization. In the end, RAND researchers recommended a mixed strategy.