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8 edition of The Changing Dynamics of U.S. Defense Spending found in the catalog.

The Changing Dynamics of U.S. Defense Spending

by Leon V. Sigal

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • International relations,
  • Political economy,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military Expenditures,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Military Science,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Appropriations and expenditure,
  • Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Armed Forces,
  • Dept. of Defense,
  • United States,
  • United States.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9668441M
    ISBN 100275966402
    ISBN 109780275966409

    The Defense portion of the overall Federal Budget will be slightly higher in Fiscal Year , rising from percent in to percent in The defense share of the Gross National Product will decline slightly, however, from percent in both and to percent in (the defense share of the Soviet gross national. Department of Defense spending's share of discretionary spending was % in , and has risen to between 53% and 54% in recent years. For FY , Department of Defense spending amounts to % of GDP. Because the U.S. GDP has grown over time, the military budget can rise in absolute terms while shrinking as a percentage of the GDP.

    Dr. Leon V. Sigal is director of the Northeast Asia Cooperative Security Project at the Social Science Research Council in New York. His book, Disarming Strangers: Nuclear Diplomacy with North Korea, published by Princeton University Press, was one of five nominees for the Lionel Gelber Prize as the most outstanding book in international relations for and was named the book of.   Despite numerous mistakes and challenges, U.S defense has won the Cold War, prevented another 9/11, limited the scale of nuclear weapons proliferation, sustained a U Author: Michael E. O'hanlon.

    Defense Spending and GDP I will turn now to the narrower economic question of how cuts in defense spending affect U.S. GDP. Since government spending on defense is a component of GDP, the immediate direct effect of a one billion dollar reduction in domestic defense spending is to reduce our GDP by one billion Size: 55KB. This pattern from command to commercialized warfare, from short-term to more permanent military management system, can be seen in the English case. In the period , the English defense share (military expenditures as a percentage of central government expenditures) averaged at percent, with large fluctuations from year to year.


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Inthe growing U.S. defense industry is laser-focused on managing safety, costs and new technology. When it comes to defense spending, economics is clearly not the only issue.

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Last year, the U.S. spent more on defense than the next seven countries combined, five of which are allies. While U.S. spending is down since peak expenditure inthe total defense spending for was only $11 billion less than inwhen we were fully engaged in two wars overseas.

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Format: Hardcover. The days of big increases in defense spending are ending, and the era of hard choices is beginning, as the U.S. military refocuses to meet new geopolitical realities and emerging technological. Recent calls for an increase in military spending and renewed U.S.

military dominance reflect a growing alarm over defense readiness. At the center of the debate is a declining defense budget. The increase in U.S. defense spending follows declines in spending that accompanied the drawdown of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

But even with those cuts, the U. Defense spending fell during detente in the s, rose during Reagan's tenure, fell during the s peace and has grown since the war on terrorism started to.

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