Issue No. 02 - March/April (2009 vol. 26)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2009.47
Barry Boehm , University of Southern California
Stan Rifkin , Master Systems
Magne Jørgensen , Simula Research Laboratory
Which is better for estimating software project resources: formal models, as instantiated in estimation tools, or expert judgment? Two luminaries, Magne Jørgensen and Barry Boehm, debate this question.
software project estimation, estimation tools, expert judgment, software development, process improvement
Barry Boehm, Stan Rifkin, Magne Jørgensen, "Software Development Effort Estimation: Formal Models or Expert Judgment?", IEEE Software, vol. 26, no. , pp. 14-19, March/April 2009, doi:10.1109/MS.2009.47