Accession Number : ADA324838

Title :   Defense and the Economy. Annex C to Adjusting to the Drawdown, Report of the Defense Conversion Commission.

Corporate Author : DEFENSE CONVERSION COMMISSION WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Graham, R. ; Tai, A. j. ; Bicksler, B.

PDF Url : ADA324838

Report Date : FEB 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : The report examines the influence of the defense budget drawdown on the nations economy, and assesses the adequacy of government programs that assist conversion. The purpose of the study is to estimate the long-term benefits and the near-term transitional costs of the drawdown, and to show how these depend on the way the peace dividend is spent.

Descriptors :   *CONVERSION, *ECONOMIC IMPACT, *LABOR MARKETS, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, EMPLOYMENT, COSTS, TRANSITIONS, BENEFITS, MILITARY BUDGETS, UNEMPLOYMENT, ECONOMIC MODELS.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE