Earned Value Definitions
Management Reserve (MR)

What is Management Reserve (MR)? Earned Value Management explained.


Management Reserve (MR) represents the contingency budget allocated by management to address unforeseen risks and uncertainties. It is not part of the project's baseline budget and is used for managing unexpected events or changes. MR provides a cushion to accommodate scope changes or other unforeseen circumstances.


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