Analyze two (2) procurement methods. Suggest whether the methods in question are more valuable in either securing a quick savings or creating a long term strategy for government procurement. Provide a rationale for your response.
Compare and contrast the relative values of the fixed price contract versus the Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract. Provide one (1) example of each contract type in use, and, with the examples, elaborate upon the essential manner in which risk of loss is reduced.