The Resource Defense in a globalized world, edited by Keith Hartley and Todd Sandler, (electronic resource)

Defense in a globalized world, edited by Keith Hartley and Todd Sandler, (electronic resource)

Label
Defense in a globalized world
Title
Defense in a globalized world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Keith Hartley and Todd Sandler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The second volume of the Handbook of Defense Economics addresses defense needs, practices, threats, and policies in the modern era of globalization. This new era concerns the enhanced cross-border flows of all kinds (e.g., capital and labor flows, revolutionary rhetoric, guerrillas, and terrorists) including the spillovers of benefits and costs associated with public goods and transnational externalities (i.e., uncompensated interdependencies affecting two or more nations). These ever-increasing flows mean that military armaments and armies are less able to keep out security threats. Thus,
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Is Subseries of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
338.47355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HB195
LC item number
.H26 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hartley, Keith
  • Sandler, Todd
Series statement
  • Handbook of defense economics
  • Handbooks in economics
Series volume
  • 2
  • 12
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  • Military readiness
  • Military policy
  • War
  • Defense industries
Label
Defense in a globalized world, edited by Keith Hartley and Todd Sandler, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Front cover; Handbook of Defense Economics. Defense in a Globalized World; Copyright page; Introduction to the Series; Dedication; Contents of the Handbook; Contents of Volume 2; Chapter 20. Defense in a Globalized World: An Introduction; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Defense economics: Then and now; 3. Our decision on what to include in Volume 2; 4. Organization of the book; 5. Concluding remarks; References; Chapter 21. Economics of Defense in a Globalized World; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Overview; 2. World trends and big picture security themes
  • 3. Defense: A normative problem in economics4. New century salients in defense economics; 5. Tasks for defense economics: Two special and timely topics; 6. Some examples of economic method applied to defense; 7. Conclusions: Future direction of defense economics; References; Chapter 22. Economics of Conflict: An Overview; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Technologies of conflict; 3. Representative models of conflict and the determinants of power; 4. Settlement in the shadow of conflict; 5. Why fight?; 6. Trade, insecurity, and conflict; 7. Coalitions and group formation
  • 8. Dynamics and growth9. Conflict management and the state; 10. Concluding remarks; References; Chapter 23. Civil War; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Concepts and data; 3. Causes of civil war; 4. Duration; 5. Consequences of civil war; 6. Post-conflict; 7. Policy interventions; 8. Conclusions and research agendas; References; Chapter 24. Political Economy of Peacekeeping; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Background; 3. Financial arrangements and burden sharing; 4. Economic assessment of peacekeeping, intervention and policy implications
  • 5. Peacekeeping in theatre and policy implications6. Summary and future directions; References; Chapter 25. Terrorism: A Game-Theoretic Approach; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. A brief look at the early literature; 3. Counterterrorism: Normal-form representations; 4. Counterterrorism: Extensive-form games; 5. Alternative externalities; 6. Pitfalls of international cooperation; 7. Game theory and never conceding to terrorist demands; 8. Asymmetric information; 9. Concluding remarks; References; Chapter 26. Terrorism: An Empirical Analysis; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction
  • 2. Statistical properties of the terrorist incident types3. Counterterrorism policy: The substitution effect; 4. Terrorism since 9/11; 5. Measuring the economic costs of terrorism; 6. Measuring the economic determinants of terrorism; 7. Conclusions and assessment; References; Chapter 27. The Political Economy of Economic Sanctions; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Economic effects of sanctions; 3. The political determinants of sanctions policies in sender states17; 4. The political effects of sanctions on the target country
  • 5. Single-rational actor and game theory approaches to sanctions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (699 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611051013
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)294167
  • (OCoLC)476056988
  • (SSID)ssj0000167361
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11170925
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000167361
  • (PQKBWorkID)10170073
  • (PQKB)10417434
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC294167
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000357950
Label
Defense in a globalized world, edited by Keith Hartley and Todd Sandler, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Front cover; Handbook of Defense Economics. Defense in a Globalized World; Copyright page; Introduction to the Series; Dedication; Contents of the Handbook; Contents of Volume 2; Chapter 20. Defense in a Globalized World: An Introduction; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Defense economics: Then and now; 3. Our decision on what to include in Volume 2; 4. Organization of the book; 5. Concluding remarks; References; Chapter 21. Economics of Defense in a Globalized World; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Overview; 2. World trends and big picture security themes
  • 3. Defense: A normative problem in economics4. New century salients in defense economics; 5. Tasks for defense economics: Two special and timely topics; 6. Some examples of economic method applied to defense; 7. Conclusions: Future direction of defense economics; References; Chapter 22. Economics of Conflict: An Overview; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Technologies of conflict; 3. Representative models of conflict and the determinants of power; 4. Settlement in the shadow of conflict; 5. Why fight?; 6. Trade, insecurity, and conflict; 7. Coalitions and group formation
  • 8. Dynamics and growth9. Conflict management and the state; 10. Concluding remarks; References; Chapter 23. Civil War; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Concepts and data; 3. Causes of civil war; 4. Duration; 5. Consequences of civil war; 6. Post-conflict; 7. Policy interventions; 8. Conclusions and research agendas; References; Chapter 24. Political Economy of Peacekeeping; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Background; 3. Financial arrangements and burden sharing; 4. Economic assessment of peacekeeping, intervention and policy implications
  • 5. Peacekeeping in theatre and policy implications6. Summary and future directions; References; Chapter 25. Terrorism: A Game-Theoretic Approach; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. A brief look at the early literature; 3. Counterterrorism: Normal-form representations; 4. Counterterrorism: Extensive-form games; 5. Alternative externalities; 6. Pitfalls of international cooperation; 7. Game theory and never conceding to terrorist demands; 8. Asymmetric information; 9. Concluding remarks; References; Chapter 26. Terrorism: An Empirical Analysis; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction
  • 2. Statistical properties of the terrorist incident types3. Counterterrorism policy: The substitution effect; 4. Terrorism since 9/11; 5. Measuring the economic costs of terrorism; 6. Measuring the economic determinants of terrorism; 7. Conclusions and assessment; References; Chapter 27. The Political Economy of Economic Sanctions; Abstract; Keywords; 1. Introduction; 2. Economic effects of sanctions; 3. The political determinants of sanctions policies in sender states17; 4. The political effects of sanctions on the target country
  • 5. Single-rational actor and game theory approaches to sanctions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (699 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611051013
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)294167
  • (OCoLC)476056988
  • (SSID)ssj0000167361
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11170925
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000167361
  • (PQKBWorkID)10170073
  • (PQKB)10417434
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC294167
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000357950

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