Accession Number : ADA324015
Title : From War to Peace: A History of Past Conversions,
Corporate Author : LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST BETHESDA MD
Personal Author(s) : Stewart, William G., Jr
PDF Url : ADA324015
Report Date : JAN 1993
Pagination or Media Count : 75
Abstract : In response to the end of the Cold War, the United States is undertaking a major reduction in resources committed to national security. Defense reductions have occurred three other times during the past half century. This paper describes those drawdowns for the purposes of placing today's reductions in historical perspective and benefiting from prior successes. We summarize our findings below.
Descriptors : *MILITARY HISTORY, *ECONOMIC IMPACT, *MILITARY DOWNSIZING, NATIONAL SECURITY, PEACETIME, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, EMPLOYMENT, MOBILIZATION, MACROECONOMICS, WARTIME, MILITARY BUDGETS, POSTWAR OPERATIONS, NATIONAL DEFENSE, FEDERAL BUDGETS, INFLATION(ECONOMICS), UNEMPLOYMENT.
Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE