Tetsuya, Saito (2007): Military Expenditures of Dictatorial Regimes: A Strategic Theory.
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Unlike usual approaches to military expenditures that concentrate on foreign affairs, this paper analyzes a strategic structure for a dictatorialgovernment to plan military expenditures concenrrating on domestic affairs. Then we find two dilemmas: The dictatorial government may spend less on military equipment if they have some destructive devices and then citizens may have relatively larger disposable incomes in exchange for military oppressions; and the dictatorial government increases military expenditures as their economy grows to sap revolutionary interests. Based on these results, I also make some closing discussions.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Military Expenditures of Dictatorial Regimes: A Strategic Theory|
|Keywords:||Strategic military expenditure; dictatorial government; revolutionary pressure; destructive devices; economic growth|
|Subjects:||H - Public Economics > H5 - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies > H56 - National Security and War
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C7 - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory > C72 - Noncooperative Games
|Depositing User:||Tetsuya Saito|
|Date Deposited:||07. Dec 2007 14:35|
|Last Modified:||20. Feb 2013 02:31|
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