Accession Number:

ADA364268

Title:

Serving U.S. National Interests in 2025: The Viability of Unilateral Economic Sanctions.

Descriptive Note:

Strategy research project

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-03-05

Pagination or Media Count:

60.0

Abstract:

This study provides a framework for consideration of unilateral economic sanctions to serve U.S. national interests in 2025. Its futuristic 2025 setting anticipates a muted multipolar world in which U.S. defense policy relies on technological superiority. Given such a global environment, the following questions assume strategic import What is a unilateral economic sanction What is a successful unilateral economic sanction What procedures ensure coordination between the Executive and Legislative Branches for the consideration and imposition of unilateral economic sanctions Answers to these questions offer a deliberate and disciplined approach for the imposition of unilateral economic sanctions that can successfully serve U.S. interests. This analysis also addresses the timing of economic sanctions and the formulation of policy goals sought in considering and implementing such sanctions.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE