By Mark Cancian,Clark Murdock,Ryan Crotty

This learn identifies 5 replacement ideas and, utilizing CSIS’s strength fee Calculator, builds a cost-capped strength constitution, modernization software, and readiness profile for every method. It then stress-tests every one approach opposed to 4 units of simultaneous clash situations, which the authors devised. The examine explores strength how you can mitigate the economic strain forcing those strategic tradeoffs. It concludes via making concepts for the FY 2017 safeguard funds and the following Quadrennial safeguard evaluation (QDR).

Show description

Read or Download Alternative Defense Strategies in a Post-Capped Environment (CSIS Reports) PDF

Best freedom & security books

The Bradley and How It Got That Way: Technology, Institutions, and the Problem of Mechanized Infantry in the United States Army: Technology, Institutions ... Army (Contributions in Military Studies)

The mechanized infantry is among the least-studied elements of the U. S. Army's wrestle hands, and its such a lot visable piece of kit, the Bradley combating car, is likely one of the military's such a lot debatable items of kit. This examine lines the belief of mechanized infantry from its roots within the early armored operations of global conflict I, via its fruition in international struggle II, to its drastic transformation in accordance with the specter of a nuclear, organic, and chemical battlefield.

East German Foreign Intelligence: Myth, Reality and Controversy (Studies in Intelligence)

This edited e-book examines the East German international intelligence provider (Hauptverwaltung Aufklärung, or HVA) as a old challenge, protecting politics, scientific-technical and armed forces intelligence and counterintelligence. The individuals expand the traditional view of East German international intelligence as driven by the inter-German clash to include its concentrating on of the United States, northern eu and Scandinavian nations, highlighting components that experience formerly acquired scant awareness, like scientific-technical and armed forces intelligence.

Japanese Education since 1945: A Documentary Study

A research of postwar schooling in Japan that is meant to make clear the improvement of eastern academic coverage. significant academic records are incorporated, a few taken from documents of the yankee profession forces and others being unique translations from eastern sources.

Freedom, Feminism, and the State

Many feminists have believed that govt is the common best friend of the women's circulate. although, this ebook demonstrates that the other is correct: govt has lengthy been a tremendous oppressor of girls and their rights. Feminism isn't really a brand new political strength; its origins may be traced again to the abolitionist stream earlier than the Civil battle.

Additional info for Alternative Defense Strategies in a Post-Capped Environment (CSIS Reports)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.98 of 5 – based on 16 votes