Guns and Butter: The Political Economy of International Security / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Reflecting the growing interest in the links between international economics and security affairs, the 11 papers presented in this volume by Dombrowski (US Naval War College) explore emerging issues in the international political economy of security, consider various dimensions of US policies towards the political economy of security, and consider how perspectives on economics and security may changing for the future. Among the topics addressed are the economic foundations of military power, the role of foreign investors in conflict zones, the case of Japan in multidimensional approaches to security, US arms export policy, the role of the private sector in protecting critical infrastructure, and the policy implications of today's security environment. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR