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The economics of defense in the nuclear age

by Charles Johnston Hitch

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Military policy,
    • United States -- Economic policy

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [407]-418.

      Statement[by] Charles J. Hitch and Roland N. McKean; with contributions by Stephen Enke [and others]
      ContributionsMcKean, Roland N., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA23 .H53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 422 p.
      Number of Pages422
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5797593M
      LC Control Number60010042

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Charles J. Hitch and Roland N. McKean, Eds. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass. This is the first study of the economics of defense to stress the implications of the continuing revolution in defense technology and to consider such pre-attack problems of choice as that of shaping strategic forces-in-being.

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/ McGuire, C. / Wohlstetter, Albert See all formats and pricing. The economics of defense or defense economics is a subfield of economics, an application of the economic theory to the issues of military defense. It is a relatively new field.

An early specialized work in the field is the RAND Corporation report The Economics of Defense in the Nuclear Age by Charles J. Hitch and Roland McKean ([2]also published as a book [3]).

[2].One of the first specialist contributions in the field was by Hitch and McKean, The Economics of Defense in the Nuclear Age (). This book applied basic economic principles of scarcity and choice to national security. It focused on the resources available for defence and the efficiency with which such resources were used by the military.An Introduction to Strategy: With Particular Reference to Problems of Defense, Politics, Economics, and Diplomacy in the Nuclear Age André Beaufre Faber & Faber, - Nuclear warfare - pages.