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Title Domestic trends in the United States, China, and Iran : implications for U.S. Navy strategic planning / John Gordon IV [and others]
Published Santa Monica, CA : RAND Corp., [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxix, 202 pages) : illustrations
Series Rand Corporation monograph series
Rand Corporation monograph series.
Contents Introduction and objectives -- Strategic trends in the United States -- The United States' near abroad -- Strategic trends in people's republic of China -- China's near abroad -- Strategic trends in Iran -- Iran's near abroad -- Japan's near abroad -- Russia's near abroad -- Conclusions -- Appendixes: A. Comparisons -- B. China's coal future
Summary To help the U.S. Navy understand how near-, mid-, and far-term trends in the United States, China, and Iran might influence its investments, RAND examined emerging domestic and regional nonmilitary trends in each of the three countries.--Publisher description
Analysis China Trends coal 'United States' Iran RAND Navy economic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-202)
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject United States. Navy -- Planning.
Economic forecasting -- China.
Economic forecasting -- Iran.
Economic forecasting -- United States.
Social prediction -- China.
Social prediction -- Iran.
Social prediction -- United States.
Strategic planning -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Gordon, John, 1956-
LC no. 2008044846
ISBN 0833046721 (electronic bk.)
9780833046727 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
Other Titles Print copy title: How domestic trends in the U.S., China, and Iran could influence U.S. Navy strategic planning