Economic Instruments of Security Policy

Economic Instruments of Security Policy

Number of page: 228
Author: G. Shiffman, James J. Jochum
Publisher: Springer
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Category: Political Science

Governments have at their disposal many economic instruments to promote national security, such as sanctions, foreign aid, international trade, international finance and laws blocking funds for international terrorism. This book examines the use of theses economic policies and addresses how best to measure their effectiveness.

About The Author

GARY M. SHIFFMAN Senior Fellow at Centre for Peace and Security Studies and Professor in the Security Studies Department at Georgetown University in Washington DC, USA. He is also Senior Vice President for Global Security for L-3 Communications Government Services Group. He has served as Chief of Staff at U.S. Customs and Border Protection in the United States Department of Homeland Security, and held senior positions in the U.S. Senate and Department of Defense.

JAMES JOCHUM Adjunct Professor in the Security Studies Program at Georgetown University. He is the founding member of both Jochum Shore & Trossevin PC and Black Swan LLC.