Air Force: Strategic Development Planning and Experimentation (SDPE
) Office and related Development Planning activities * Strategic Capabilities Office (SCO) * Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Emerging Capabilities and Prototyping, DASD(EC&P) TABLE 2.
Despite its joint-venture successes and the managerial skills its members acquired through the SDPE, the FAR was not in charge of economic policy making during the 1990s.
The leadership shuffle continued through February 2009 when Raul Castro appointed a new cabinet, removing virtually all holdovers from his brother's government and appointing a slew of ministers with backgrounds in the armed forces and SDPE management techniques.
Though his military rank is unknown, he studied at the Colegio Nacional de Defensa and spent much of his career working in the military-led program of SDPE. He has had a meteoric career.
SDPE measures the dispersion of the forecast errors, and RMSPE accounts for both the mean and the dispersion of the forecast errors.
For PAL, PAD and WCP, where the smoothing parameter cannot be estimated, by setting [alpha] = 0.3, the weighted moving average method resulted in smaller MAE, MAPE, SDPE and RMSPE for PAL and WCP from estimated loss ratios and derived normal losses.