Accession Number : ADA184273

Title :   Defense Spending and Regional Growth: An Examination of an Export-Base Model and an Econometric Model.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Finch,Brian G

PDF Url : ADA184273

Report Date : Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : This thesis concerns the relationship between defense expenditures and the states' economic growth since 1975. The chief emphasis is on analysis of both an export-base model and an econometric analysis of the relationship between defense spending and personal income. Also considered are the effects of manufacturing wage rates, state tax rates, population and elements of state, and federal expenditures on personal income.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY BUDGETS, *ECONOMIC MODELS, *INCOME, SALARIES, ECONOMETRICS, TAXES, THESES, STATE GOVERNMENT, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, IMPACT, GROWTH(GENERAL)

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE