the Global Redistribution of of Economic Power: What Is Economic Power?

Frost, Ellen L.
April 2009
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;2009 2nd Quarter, Issue 53, p8
The article presents the first of the three collections of edited articles that focus on economic power in 2009. It states that economic power is the capacity to influence others in many ways, including the use of economic assets through political motivation. It cites that the ability of a government to fund higher military budget and quality weaponry is the result of an economically successful country. It quotes that a government with low corruption is a foundation of economic power.


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