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Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

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  1. The Economics of Offsets

    Defence Procurement and Coutertrade

    By Stephen Martin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Despite their growth, outlined and analysed in this book, the claims and counter-claims that surround offsets have not been subjected to critical scrutiny by economists. This book fills that gap. It brings together a team of internationally renowned specialists to document and evaluate the economic...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Exploding the Myth?

    The Peace Dividend, Regions and Market Adjustment

    By Derek Braddon

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    From a cold war peak of some $1000 billion per annum, world military expenditure has declined by about 40% since 1990, reaching its lowest level for thirty years. With such significant decline in global public expenditure committments to the defence sector, a substantial and lasting peace dividend...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. European Armaments Collaboration

    By Ron Matthews

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Defence Procurement and Industry Policy

    A small country perspective

    Edited by Stefan Markowski, Peter Hall, Robert Wylie

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Arms purchases are among the most expensive, technologically challenging and politically controversial decisions made by modern-day governments. Superpower spending on weapons systems is widely analysed and discussed. But defence procurement in smaller industrial countries involves different issues...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Arms Trade, Security and Conflict

    Edited by Paul Levine, Ron Smith

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    The Arms Industry is an area that is of huge concern to many people around the world. The economics of this hugely important industry are a vital strand that needs to be understood. This volume brings together contributors from all over the globe, such as Todd Sandler and Keith Hartley, and focuses...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Economics of UN Peacekeeping

    By Nadège Sheehan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Peacekeeping is a security concept that is very representative of the current interventionism, multilateralism, human rights, and humanitarian ideas. UN peacekeeping plays an important role in international security and includes various activities that go beyond the original roles assigned to UN...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Economics of Defence Policy

    A New Perspective

    By Keith Hartley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Since the end of the Cold War, the world has been faced with new regional conflicts, terrorism and threats from the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and from rogue states. The world remains uncertain, unstable and insecure with continued threats to global peace and security. The world...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Economic Theories of Peace and War

    By Fanny Coulomb

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    War often comes down to one thing: money. The role of economics in the study of both peace and war is arguably then the most important single factor when it comes to the study of defence. This excellent new book from Fanny Coulomb will be of interest not only to those involved in the burgeoning...

    Published September 16th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Arms Trade and Economic Development

    Theory, Policy and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets

    By Jurgen Brauer, Paul Dunne

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Countries that spend scarce resources to import arms from abroad often require arms sellers to 'reinvest' part or all of the proceeds back into the arms-importing country. These so-called 'arms trade offsets' are therefore thought to enhance domestic economic development. But does this process...

    Published September 15th 2011 by Routledge

  10. The Economic Analysis of Terrorism

    Edited by Tilman Brück

    Series: Routledge Studies in Defence and Peace Economics

    Whilst most books look at the political response to terror, this unique book takes an economic approach and includes contributions from Todd Sandler, Sanjay Jain, Andrew Chen, Valpy Fitzgerald and Dennis Mueller. Research in the field of terrorism has increased dramatically...

    Published June 16th 2009 by Routledge