Accession Number:

ADA256117

Title:

The Economic Implications of Reductions in Military Budgets and Force Levels in Eastern Europe

Descriptive Note:

Monograph

Corporate Author:

RAND NATIONAL DEFENSE RESEARCH INST SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

This RAND Note is part of a series on changes in the militaries and in the national security policies of the East European countries after the revolutions of 1989. It assesses the impact of the military budget and force reductions, for good and ill, on the economies of these countries. The monograph is organized into seven sections Introduction, Changes in Military Budgets, Force Reductions, Changes in Arms Production, Changes in Arms Trade, Costs of Soviet Troop Withdrawals, and Conclusions. Each section addresses the specific changes that have occurred in each of the following Eastern European countries Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, and Romania.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE