Accession Number : ADA311038

Title :   Blunting the Sword: Budget Policy and the Future of Defense,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Ippolito, Dennis S.

PDF Url : ADA311038

Report Date : 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 193

Abstract : Partial Contents include: Why Defense Budgets Ar Unstable; Post Cold War Transition I: The Base Force; Post Cold War Transition II: The Clinton Program; The Shrinking Discretionary Spending Margin; Risk, Reversibility, and Defense Planning.

Descriptors :   *POLICIES, *FORECASTING, *PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, *DEFENSE PLANNING, *MILITARY BUDGETS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, POLITICAL SCIENCE, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, RISK, BALANCE, TRANSITIONS, PRESIDENT(UNITED STATES), POSTWAR OPERATIONS, DETERRENCE.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Government and Political Science
      Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE