Handbook of Defense Economics by T. Sandler, Keith Hartley

By T. Sandler, Keith Hartley

His guide offers a self-contained survey of the present country of protection economics within the type of chapters ready via prime experts on a number of features within the box. the amount summarizes not just got effects but additionally more recent advancements, from contemporary magazine articles and dialogue papers. Theoretical research, econometric options, and coverage concerns are addressed. The chapters fall into crucial different types: surveys and conceptual stories. Survey chapters current a synthesis, interpretation, and review of the literature for specific subfields of protection economics, while the conceptual chapters elucidate the research of particular subject matters. either varieties of chapters offer instructions for destiny study. As with different volumes within the Handbooks in Economics sequence, this guide might be a definitive resource, reference, and instructing complement to be used by means of specialist researchers and complex graduate scholars.

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18. Service of war debts Items h in definitions issued by NATO IMF UN X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X ? X X X X X X X X X X X X X Xc C X X X X X X - X X X X Ch. 3: 49 World Military Expenditures Expenditures on otherforces 19. Paramilitary/Gendarmery 20. Border/Customs Guards 21. Police Xd Xd Xd Xd Xd Xd - Xd - X X X Incomes from 24. Military schools, hospitals, companies 25. Civilian use of military infrastructure 26. VIP transport 27. Sale of patents, know-how 28. Repayment of production subsidies 29.

Considering that in the early 1990s more than 40 such groups were active the total expenditures of armed opposition groups may be quite substantive. Unfortunately, there are no data available. 2. Direct, indirect and intangible costs and benefits Budgets are basically statements of direct costs. Sometimes they include indirect costs, such as destruction during training exercises, when compensation is paid out by military departments. But often the use of civilian infrastructure etc. is not recorded.

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