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Acquisition Archetypes: Underbidding the Contract

  • September 2008
  • From the Acquisition Support Program, one in a series of short papers on acquisition patterns of failure. Acquisition Archetype: Underbidding the Contract
  • Acquisition Support
  • Publisher: Software Engineering Institute
  • Abstract

    From the Acquisition Support Program, one in a series of short papers on acquisition patterns of failure. 

    Acquisition Archetype: Underbidding the Contract

    The concept of bidding on a government contract is deceptively simple. Underbidding is a tactic that complicates all aspects of the process.

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