The Economics of Defense / Edition 1

The Economics of Defense / Edition 1

by Todd Sandler, Keith Hartley
     
 

Synthesizes and unifies all aspects of the economics of defense, including disarmament, conversion and peace.See more details below

Overview

Synthesizes and unifies all aspects of the economics of defense, including disarmament, conversion and peace.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521447287
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1995
Series:
Cambridge Surveys of Economic Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

1. Defense economics: an introduction; Part I. Alliances, Defense Demand and Arms Races: 2. The economic theory of alliances; 3. The demand for military expenditures; 4. Arms races; Part II. Defense Inputs, Industrial Base and Growth: 5. Procurement: theories, evidence and policies; 6. Military manpower; 7. Defense and the industrial base; 8. Economic growth, development and military expenditures; Part III. Defense Policies, Trade, Disarmament and Conversion: 9. Industrial and alliance policies; 10. Arms trade; 11. Arms control and disarmament; 12. Conversion; Part IV. New Developments and Future Directions: 13. Nonconventional conflict: revolutions, guerrilla warfare and terrorism; 14. Conclusions and research agenda for the future.

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