Accession Number : ADA262080


Title :   Maintaining Economic Flexibility: Policies to Revitalize the Semiconductor Industry.


Descriptive Note : Research rept. Aug 1991-Apr 1992,


Corporate Author : INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Hagewood, Eugene


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a262080.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 33


Abstract : This paper discusses the competitive challenges facing U.S. semiconductor and electronics companies. It provides an overview of how the current competitive conditions developed and their effect on economic strength and national security. Policy alternatives are provided which suggest changes to existing law or tax codes, as well as trade positions. The areas of tax law, depreciation reforms, trade negotiation, export controls, personal savings, and industrial alliances are included.


Descriptors :   *ELECTRONICS , *ECONOMICS , *SEMICONDUCTORS , CONTROL , INDUSTRIES , SAVINGS , TAXES , FACINGS , NEGOTIATIONS , POLICIES , NATIONAL SECURITY , COMMERCE , EXPORTS


Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Sociology and Law
      Electrical and Electronic Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE