Subcontractor Defective Pricing - Audit Scope in Subcontracts & Subcontract Management Posted March 7 · Report reply Slippery slope here. If the prime did an analysis of the proposal, did the analysis support the proposed? Was there a negotiation plan? If so, what are the facts that were not disclosed that would reasonably expect to affect price negotiations (and the analysis and negotiation plan) significantly? Suggest you put that story together and ask the subcontractor for a response.