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Requiem for a Lightweight: The Northrop F-20 Strategic Initiative
Anthony F. Jurkus
Strategic Management Journal
Vol. 11, No. 1 (Jan., 1990), pp. 59-68
Published by: Wiley
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2486557
Page Count: 10
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This study focuses upon the recently discontinued F-20 program of the Northrop Corporation. Northrop's strategic initiative is analyzed historically and comparatively, and the implications of the program failure are discussed with respect to government procurement policy, defense contracting, international trade and arms transfer, and global competition in aerospace.
Strategic Management Journal © 1990 Wiley