Accession Number : AD0738899

Title :   Foreign Maritime Policies: Study Definition.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C MARITIME TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD

Report Date : JUL 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : The report defines, and strongly recommends, 'a study of the ways in which other nations use their maritime policy as a basic element of overall national policy.' The report outlines some of the broad changes taking place in the international environment -- economic, political, and technological -- that indicate a profound need for future-oriented analysis of maritime policies. It states four main purposes of the recommended study. It outlines a suggested project design, including the study's scope, research approach, staffing, and estimated budget. The report includes eight recommendations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE TRANSPORTATION, *FOREIGN POLICY), GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE