Accession Number:

ADA478087

Title:

Proceedings of the Second IDA-CIISS Workshop: Common Security Challenges and Defense Personnel Costs

Descriptive Note:

Conference proceedings

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

2008-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

131.0

Abstract:

On June 19-20, 2007, representatives from the Institute for Defense Analyses IDA, the CNA Corporation CNAC, and the China Institute for International Strategic Studies CIISS met at IDA in Alexandria, Virginia, for the second of two workshops with the purpose of fostering dialog between the United States and China on subjects of common interest. The topics addressed at the workshop were common security challenges and defense personnel costs. This document contains the proceedings of the workshop, including a speech delivered by Major General Ret Gong Xianfu of CIISS on The Role of the PLA in Chinas Future Security Policy.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE