Accession Number : AD0606586

Title :   FEDERAL SPENDING FOR NATIONAL SECURITY,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Novick,David

Report Date : 10 OCT 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : Seven factors which can be expected to influence current and future trends in Federal spending for national security purposes are listed and discussed. The list is illustrative rather than exhaustive, but it is sufficiently complete to show that the level of expenditures is determined by a wide variety of causal factors.

Descriptors :   (*ECONOMICS, UNITED STATES), (*DEFENSE SYSTEMS, COSTS), (*NATIONAL DEFENSE, COSTS), UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT, ARMS CONTROL, DISARMAMENT, NUCLEAR WEAPONS, MILITARY BUDGETS, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE