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Published by Congressional Quarterly Inc. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National security.,
  • Defense industries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDefense & dependence in a global economy.
    Statementedited by Raymond Vernon, Ethan B. Kapstein.
    ContributionsVernon, Raymond, 1913-, Kapstein, Ethan B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA10.5 .D425 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1711233M
    ISBN 100871877503, 0871877511
    LC Control Number92013194

      Saudi defense spending had been as high as $90 billion in , but the drop in oil prices led to a 30% decline in military spending in The rise in oil prices this year will help the Saudi budget, but the rise in oil prices is still considerably short of what Riyadh needs to balance its budget and afford expensive weapons. Together they have created a new masterpiece of economics infographics—The Global Economy As You've Never Seen It—with a credit for fellow Berlin journalist Adrian Garcia-Landa. This book is big, it's bright, and it presents pages of ingenious infographics that do a remarkable job of helping you understand and appreciate the global economy.

    Through most of the s energy supplies were plentiful and prices were low. The Economist speculated about the political consequences of a world .   While “4 Easy Steps” makes passing references to the increasing dependence of the manufacturing sector on military spending, as well as Author: Franklin Spinney.

    Global economy, or world economy, refers to the economic relations between countries in a world where markets are interconnected and there is a free movement of goods, services, labor and capital across countries. In order to understand the term integrated world economy, the concept of globalization needs to be defined as well. Globalization. Defense economics is the study of both defense and peace issues, using the tools of modern economics. It covers a range of issues, including nuclear proliferation, resource disputes, environmental externalities, ethnic conflicts, and terrorism, all of which present grave threats to peace and security. In a post-Cold War world military and political dangers are probably more .


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I first review treatments of defense, peace, and war by the classical economists. I then discuss the rise of a distinct and systematic defense, peace, and war economics field of study starting in the s. Yet this % of GDP spent on defense goods and services soaked up 11 to 12% of America’s total capital goods shipments over the last two years.

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