At the onset of and continuing well into World War II, industrial mobilization was hampered by a proliferation of organizations and procedures.
In 1940, President Roosevelt created an advisory commission to address industrial mobilization.
Preparation effectiveness is largely a function of intelligence, makeup and location of stockpiles, industrial mobilization
capabilities, and logistic capabilities.
Eisenhower, lecture to the Army Industrial College on the History of Planning for Procurement and Industrial Mobilization
Since the World War (1931).
The industrial mobilization
plan promulgated in 1939 assumed that economic mobilization could commence prior to the actual outbreak of hostilities against the United States.
It is based on a wealth of different sources from general population censuses to the statistics of the Ministry for Weapons and Admunitions and of the regional industrial mobilization
committees, from the data on wages and personnel of single companies to reports on and reactions to women's work in the press of the period.
For some the second danger was the greater; for many it meant resisting the government's wartime intrusion on the economy--controlling materials use, shutting down industries that commanded needed materials or labor, other industrial mobilization
This board directed industrial mobilization
during World War II.
It is not a study of economic mobilization, but rather a narrower work about industrial mobilization
The book's major contribution, however, is its careful coverage of the industrial mobilization
during the Civil War, an area on which little work has been done.
The process of industrial mobilization
is the transformation of industry from peacetime activity into a program to support national military objectives.
Johnson believed the assistant secretary was "authorized by law to plan for industrial mobilization
in case of war" independent of Secretary Woodring, a job description that Woodring would not accept.