Accession Number:

ADA190925

Title:

Demographics and the Military Balance: NATO in the Nineties.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This paper consists of an assessment of the potential impact of impending demographic constraints on the North Atlantic Treaty Organizations military manpower levels. It also examines what policy measures might be adapted in order to alleviate these future manpower shortages. Finally, it estimates how these demographic constraints might affect Western security interests and East-West relations in the area of conventional arms control.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE