TITLE

Future Approaches to the Economic Instrument of Power

AUTHOR(S)
Kao, Philip Y.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Autumn2006, Issue 43, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the advantages of employing the economic instrument of power in forging foreign relations. According to the author, the U.S. military should invest on acquisition of a greater understanding of economics to empower national security. Moreover, the author asserts that military activities such as gathering intelligence or shoring up market confidence reflect its economic function especially in the process of post-conflict recovery.
ACCESSION #
24326344

 

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