The cover story addresses a set of shortfalls in U.S. performance in Iraq and identifies options for improvement, particularly with respect to sustaining army forces, promoting reenlistments, and rebuilding Iraqi security.
By Rick Eden Rick Eden is an associate director of the Arroyo Center Military Logistics Program at RAND. L ate in 1999, when the new U.S. Army Chief of Staff, General Eric Shinseki, outlined his vision for the army, he spoke of the need to "revolutionize the manner in which we transport and sustain our ...
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Education PhD in operations research, UCLA; D. Engr. in electrical engineering, UCLA; MS in operations research, UCLA; BS in applied athematics, San Francisco State University
Associate Operations Researcher; Core Faculty Member, Pardee RAND Graduate School
Education Ph.D. in civil engineering, University of California, Berkeley; M.S. in operations research, University of California, Berkeley; B.A. in math, Johns Hopkins University