Reviewer: Raagini Sharma  (RIEAS Analyst)

Copyright @ (Foreign Affairs Magazine) - posted at RIEAS on 2 October 2022.

Title of Article Review: The end of the Military-Industrial Complex, how the Pentagon is adapting itself to globalisation

Author: William J Lynn III

Source of Article: Foreign Affairs, Vol 93, No. 6 (November / December 2014), pp 104 - 110

Published By: Council of Foreign Affairs

Preserved By: JSTOR (short for Journals Storage), a digital library established in 1995 primarily to store the back issues and contents of books.

The Essence

The author through this article highlights the nuances of the Military-Industry Complex, MIC, a term coined by Dwight Eisenhower, and how it is not effective anymore to ensure the technological edge that the US military has been enjoying for the last seven decades. At one hand, the critical defence technologies are no longer the sole province of the US-based defence companies and at other, the Department of Defence (DoD) has failed so far to tap the technological advancements accrued of globalisation. .. Read more

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