I need a research paper that is 6-8 pages long ( double spacing, 11 or 12 pt font) 

topics are attached, you can choose any topic you like.

requirements about what to include in the paper:

o  Title and executive summary/abstract

o  System / Product Description

o  Life Cycle Phase for Product / System

o  Contractor and Customer/Stakeholders

o  Background on the LCC Issue

o  Bibliography / Cite at Least 3 References

· Provide Annotated Outline (key thoughts/notes/outline) for the remaining sections of paper 

o  Identify the Life Cycle Cost Management Approach Used

o  Identify Scope/Magnitude of LCC Issue (Improvement) 

o  Analyze the Root Causes of this LCC Issue (Improvement)

o  Identify Affordability Initiatives / Corrective Actions Being Taken or Proposed

o  Identify the Major Risks for Achieving the LCC Target Cost

o  Identify or Recommend a Course of Action to Resolve Issue  (or Capture Savings Opportunity)

o  Conclusions / Lessons Learned

what should be included in the paper:

· Content

o  Required sections included

o  Adequate research / references

o  Supporting facts / data

o  Technical language usage

· Analyses

o  Sound reasoning and logic

o  Application of LCC concepts

o  Evaluation of root causes — 5 Whys

o  Assessment of LCC management approach (implemented / proposed)

o  Assessment of risks or opportunities

o  Assessment of forward course of action  

· Conclusions

o  Good summary of key points

o  Flow from paper discussion content

o  Insight into LCC issue topic

o  Lessons Learned / Take-away

· Writing Style

o  Engaging to read and easy to understand.  

o  Use of paragraph topic and transition sentences

o  Good sentence structure

o  Use of Active Voice — short, concise sentences

o  Grammar & Spelling

· Format

o  Nice to look at

o  Layout / Neatness

o  Use of section headers

o  Double spacing

o  Font 11pt or 12 pt