Economic sanctions: An emerging business menace

Losman, Donald L.
April 1998
Business Economics;Apr98, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p37
Academic Journal
Discusses the substantial increase in American sanctions impositions and reviews the economic theory upon which sanctions are based. Political and economic weak links in the sanctions chain; Classification of the costs to target states and to the United States' business community.


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