Accession Number:

AD0684152

Title:

TROOP STATIONING IN GERMANY: VALUE AND COST,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

144.0

Abstract:

An analysis is made of the political and economic aspects of troop stationing in West Germany FRG, as practiced by the U.S., U.K., and France. To neutralize or offset their balance of payments deficits and alleviate international monetary crises, the U.S. and U.K. have drawn the FRG into various agreements to purchase arms or other imports, and more recently to extend bank credit through securities purchases. The document considers future troop stationing policy, budgetary factors, and balance of payments neutralization. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE