Conversion Survey, 1998: Global Disarmament, Defense Industry Consolidation and Conversion

Synopsis

This book gives an overview of the defense industry's adaptation to lower demand for weapons, government policies to support diversification and regional initiatives to counter the negative effects of arms-industrial downsizing. In addition, the book provides an update on other conversion-relevant issues dealt with in previous Surveys, such as military expenditures, demobilization of armed forces and base closures for the year 1997.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Jörn Brömmelhörster
  • Michael Brzoska
  • Keith Cunningham
  • Michael Dedek
  • Joseph Di Chiaro Iii
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1998