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"Why the US is not leaving Iraq"
Powerful beneficiaries of war dividends, who are often indistinguishable from the policy makers who pushed for the invasion of Iraq, have been pocketing hundreds of billions of dollars by virtue of war. More than anything ...
"U.S. Iran Policy Irks Senior Commanders: the Military vs. Militaristic Civilian Leadership"
"Origins of the Recent Wars of Choice—and Their Impact on U.S. Global Markets"
(Center for Global Trade and Development, 2006-04-06)
In the first part of this study I will examine the economic implications and consequences of the recent external military adventures for U.S. global markets. After showing that such military adventures cannot be justified ...
"The Axis of war and mischief in the Middle East"
"Behind the Plan to Bomb Iran"
"The Muslim World and the West: the roots of conflict"
(Association of Arab-American University Graduates, 2004)
An historic overview of the relationship between the Muslim world and the West since the late 18th and the early 19th centuries.
"Social vs. Military Spending: How the Pentagon Budget Crowds out Public Infrastructure and Aggravates Natural Disasters—the Case of Hurricane Katrina"
(American Society of Business and Behavioral Science, 2006-02-23)
This paper puts forth (and documents) an argument that the escalating military spending at the expense of non-military public spending is steadily undermining the critical national objective of public-capital formation ...