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Can only front line service cuts save Defence expenditure?

By Chris Brown

Abstract

Defence cannot be exempt from the coalition government’s emergency budget, and the ‘pain’ that David Cameron has promised. Professor Christopher Brown of LSE’s International Relations department takes a look at what might be cut – and finds that the ‘big-ticket’ items such as the Eurofighter and Trident might not be easy to cancel

Topics: HC Economic History and Conditions, HJ Public Finance, JA Political science (General), JN101 Great Britain, U Military Science (General)
Publisher: Blog post from London School of Economics & Political Science
Year: 2010
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.lse.ac.uk:39528
Provided by: LSE Research Online

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