Defense Spending & Economic Growth by James E Payne, Anandi P Sahu

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By James E Payne, Anandi P Sahu

A quantity which analyzes the impression of defence spending on fiscal progress in either built and constructing nations in gentle of the dramatic adjustments in modern defense wishes.

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The direction of the effect of these long and short run effects on the growth rate of the economy is uncertain because of dependence on parameters whose signs are an empirical question. In general, improvements in the rate of technological change in the economy will increase the economy's growth rate, however the defense sector may act as somewhat of a drag, slowing down the effects of technological change depending on the signs of the defense size and spending effects. Also, if the relative rate of technological advance in the defense sector falls, a reduction in the size of the defense sector will improve the rate of growth of the overall economy.

Figure 4. 7 shows J and L's economic growth rates given their technological differences. because L's qualitative inferiority is compensated by its quantitative superiority so that the security cushions of J and L are the same. Nevertheless, the military/economic strength of J is greater than L. Although the differences between J and L's growth rates seem almost negligible, the compound effect can be substantial. By year 20, J's GNP is almost 5 per cent larger than L's, putting Jin a position to increase its relative military position.

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