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effects of military and other government spending on the computer industry

Susan Schechter

effects of military and other government spending on the computer industry

the early years

by Susan Schechter

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer industry -- United States,
  • Government spending policy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Schechter.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 38 p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17627534M
    OCLC/WorldCa20360341

    Military spending can be a boon to some businesses, which in turn is a shot in the arm to the nation's economy. On the other hand there are downsides to military as well. For instance, from whose mouths is this money being taken from? This paper discusses both sides of the impact of military spending. Bibliography lists 2 sources. Government (Wilson-Gorman Tariff Act) levies direct income tax on people making over $/yr. Farmers agrees to pay the tax, and reveals which of its shareholders (including Pollock) makes enough to pay the tax. Pollock sues to stop them from paying.   Those who are interested in topics like government spending, defense, or uh, public sector consulting may recall that, back in , an arcane piece of legislation known as the budget sequester kicked in. Essentially designed to provide a threat grave enough to spur a deadlocked Congress into action on reducing spending, the legislation promised a series of Author: Phil Stott.


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[Susan Schechter; Rand Corporation.] -- "Focusing on the early years effects of military and other government spending on the computer industry book computer development (late s to mids), this paper analyzes the role that government, especially the Department of Defense, played as a sponsor of university.

The Effects of Military and Other Government Spending on the Computer Industry. The Early Years. by Susan W. Schechter. Related Topics: The study examines the position of dominance the United States held in the computer industry by the late s and retains today, attempting to analyze how much of this is due to early government support.

Title: The Effects of Military and Other Government Spending on effects of military and other government spending on the computer industry book Computer Industry: The Early Years Author: Susan W.

Schechter Subject: Focusing on the early years of computer development (late s to mids), this paper analyzes the role that government, especially the Department of Defense, played as a sponsor of university and corporate computer. This even is the case when analyzing different time periods and countries with varying GDPs, as well as when comparing military spending to other forms of government spending.

When analyzing all countries together, the findings show that over a year period, a 1% increase in military spending decreases economic growth by 9%. China increased its military spending by 5%, Saudi Arabia decreased its spending by % and India increased its military spending by %.

As with any government spending, these dollars have an. Industry Evidence on the Effects of Government Spending Christopher J. Nekarda, Valerie A. Ramey. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in February NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth, Monetary Economics This paper investigates industry-level effects of government purchases in order to shed light on the transmission mechanism for government.

This paper investigates the effects of government purchases at the industry level in order to shed light on the transmission mechanism for government spending on the aggregate economy. We begin by highlighting the different theoretical pre-dictions concerning the effects of government spending on industry output and labor market variables.

Shapiro () point out, an increase in government spending is typically focused on a subset of industries. Thus, there is substantial heterogeneity in the experiences of different industries after a change in government spending. This heterogeneity allows us to study the partial-equilibrium effects of government spending in isola.

Well, it depends on the country and their threat assessment. Spending by the government (money confiscated by effects of military and other government spending on the computer industry book government= taxes) on anything, especially military, is probably the highest expenditure by any government.

If you are a super-power. When Eisenhower left office inmilitary spending constituted more than 9 percent of the nation’s GDP; today it is percent, and projected to fall below 3 percent by the end of the decade. To see why U.S. military spending is likely to fall as a share of global military spending, it helps to look at the drivers of this ratio.

For any country, a change in military spending as a share. Assessing the importance of military spending to the economy remains an important task, especially given the growth in military spending in recent years and the recent financial crisis and recession.

According to SIPRI () world military spending in was $ billion, % of world GDP, an increase from of 6% in real Size: KB. of the federal government in supporting computing research.

1 It provides an overview of the federal government's investments in the nation's research infrastructure for computing and, through a series of historical case studies, illustrates the ways in which these investments have influenced the field.

As such, the report is not a comprehensive history of computing, but. Moreover, after a positive government spending shock, the current account deteriorates and consumption increases substantially, peaking at about 5 percent after two years. The effects of government spending on the real exchange rate and consumption are significantly different between advanced and developing countries.

Panelists aruged the impact on the U.S. economy of automatic military spending reductions. As part of the Budget Control Act ofacross-the-board federal budget spending cuts, known as. Pandemics are large-scale outbreaks of infectious disease that can greatly increase morbidity and mortality over a wide geographic area and cause significant economic, social, and political disruption.

Evidence suggests that the likelihood of pandemics has increased over the past century because of increased global travel and integration, urbanization, changes in land use, Cited by: 4.

However, at 15 percent of federal spending, military expenditures are a large component of how government spending can impact the economy. The composition of military R&D, currently around 40 percent of total public R&D, has a profound impact on the dynamics by which the federal government can use publicly funded research to support and promote.

the effects of industry-specific government spending on hours, real wages and produc-tivity on a panel of industries. AsRamey and Shapiro() point out, an increase in government spending is typically focused on only a few industries.

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The Political Economy of Military Spending in Format: Hardcover. The effects of military spending mostly viewed with the growth specific factors while its effect on business regulatory measures mostly unobserved in the previous literature which has been.

Military spending represents a direct demand by the government for products and services. An increase in military spending brings forward an increase in production and employment, and as military-industry workers spend their higher income, it.

Keynesian view, the government needs to spend in order to achieve stability in the economy, stimulate or increase productivity or investment. The government, along with the cost of economic stabilization, incurs distribution and allocation costs.

However, increase in government spending in form of intervention, going byCited by: 1. Romina is a leading fiscal and economic expert at The Heritage Foundation and focuses on government spending and the national debt.

Summary Infederal spending reached $ trillion and the. 1As defense is generally regarded in the economic literature as the state’s sovereign function par excellence, military spending constitutes a very peculiar category of public the framework of standard defense economics – that is the neoclassical mainstream and its suburbs (including “Keynesians”) – defense has been the subject of numerous contributions by leading.

of government spending on economic activity, as recently emphasized in the reviews of Hall (), Ramey (a) and Auerbach and Gale ().1 This Paper Our paper contributes to the debate on the e⁄ects of government inter-ventions using quasi-experimental variation on –scal policy from a large emerging country, Brazil.

Their finding is that a 1 percentage point rise in the government spending to GDP ratio cuts growth in the OECD by per cent and in the EU by per cent. overall, the tax (or government spending) and growth studies, indicate.

The politics of defense spending are laid out in a clear way in this book. This is a relevant read in Oct of despite having been written years ago and published in Scheer points out something that is often left out of all political debate which is that US "defense spending" is not for defense or security but mostly for political gain.5/5(3).

The U.S.-Japan Trading Relationship and Its Effects RICHARD ROSECRANCE* The historical relationship between the United States and Japan since has always been one-sided. Since World War II Japan has tended to assume that it was (at least in security terms) a dependent partner of the United by: 2.

Forecasting the Effects of Reduced Defense Spending Peter Irel’ and and Chtitopher Omk ’ I. INTRODUCTION On the other hand, there are many other 4 ECONOMIC REVIEW.

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER non-Ricardian effects of changes in the government debt into their forecasts for real economic activity. military spending. Table 1 shows three very dif-ferent perspectives of U.S. military spending over the past 50 years.

We can see that nominal military spending in the United States has grown considerably since the s, rising from an average of $ billion per year during the decade that included World War II to anFile Size: 1MB.

vate security spending by per cent of GDP would reduce output by about per cent after five years. Hence, the step-increase in anti-terrorism spend-ing ought to be accompanied by a hard look at the costs and benefits of other military programmes, along the lines of what is intended more generally in the budget for non-defence Size: KB.

Software companies may come under pressure not to patch issues which are being actively used by the military in "Cyber Space" operations.

Software vendors may find it harder to sell to governments other than their home nation as the assumption becomes that they will put back doors or leave exploitable flaws unpatched at the behest of government. 5 The Effects of Government Spending Shocks.

In the present section we analyze the effects of shocks to government spending in the model economy described above. In particular, we focus on the conditions under which an exogenous increase in government spending has a positive effect on consumption, as found in much of the existing evidence.

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Military Spending and Economic Growth: The Case of Iran. In other words, major por tion of government spendi ng finances through oil. 1 ) show that spending on military : Mohammad Reza Farzanegan. Military Spending, Armed Conflict and Economic Growth in Developing Countries in the Post-Cold War Era by M Nusrate Aziz and M Niaz Asadullah Abstract This paper re-examines the causal impact of military expenditure on growth in the presence of internal and external threats for the period – using data from 70 developing countries.

The military and defense-related programs in the US—which ranks first in national military spending, with China a distant second place with about one-seventh of the US spending level—command nearly a third of the entire national budget (Office of Management and Budget ; ).

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The Budget Control Act pdf by Congress directs that on January 2,the Obama administration must cut the defense budget by at least $55. Eli Lehrer and Benjamin Schreiber talked about their Weekly Standard piece looking at cutting government spending protecting the environment by eliminating government programs.

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