Converging Defence Burdens? Some Further Findings
Paschalis Arvanitidis and
Peace Economics, Peace Science, and Public Policy, 2016, vol. 22, issue 4, 365-375
Building on recently published findings that point to a process of convergence in terms of defence burdens internationally, this paper readdresses the issue for the period 1970–2015 using SIPRI’s new dataset. The new consistent data constructed by SIPRI offers the opportunity to extend the time period of the empirical investigation into the convergence issue, thus allowing for better insights over a longer time horizon that covers both the Cold and post-Cold War periods.
Keywords: convergence; defence burden; military spending (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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