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Title: Defence and development : a study with particular reference to security demand in developing nations, 1981-1997
Author: McLellan, Donald
ISNI:       0000 0004 2668 3700
Awarding Body: The University of Strathclyde
Current Institution: University of Strathclyde
Date of Award: 2009
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This thesis attempts to fill a gap identified in the literature relating to the determinants of security expenditure. to Identify and isolate different types of security and para-security expenditure drivers within developing nations given the changes which have occurred during the last ten to fifteen years. The study evaluates the driving forces which underpin security and para-security expenditure in developing countries during the period 1981-1997. It examines and builds on the literature and economic theory - especially defence and welfare economic theory - relating to developing nations in their security expenditure demand. It considers alternative models and frameworks which might be explored and expanded to provide a more comprehensive explanation for this demand.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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