Journal Article

Sectoral effects of military and aerospace expenditure in the United States. A literature analysis (in German)


  • Schrader
  • K.
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The present analysis addresses the problems associated with technology transfer from the defense and space sectors. On this basis, the demand effects and spin-off effects in selected sectors are examined. The findings suggest that a significant impact on technological progress cannot be attributed to governmental defense and aerospace activities.

Kiel Institute Expert


Key Words

  • Defense industry
  • industrial policy