Today the need for quality and clarity in our force planning decisions is greater than ever. The steady growth of Soviet military capability relative to that of the United States reduces our margin for error. Higher quality and more timely decisions must be made if we hope to achieve the efficiency necessary to compete with the Soviets, who devote over 50 percent more resources to defense than does the United States.2
Lloyd, Richmond M. and Lorenzini, Dino A.
"A Framework for Choosing Defense Forces,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 34
, Article 5.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol34/iss1/5