Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

The question beneath Electric Boat's ascent: Why do we need these ships?

September 18, 2017 The Providence Journal

Tensions are building over plans to build a new fleet of ballistic missile submarines over the coming decades at defense contractor Electric Boat. The Watson Institute recently published a paper that found military related spending generated fewer direct positions and supply-chain jobs per $1 million in government money than clean energy, health care, education or infrastructure.

The question beneath Electric Boat's ascent: Why do we need these ships? (Watson Institute mentioned) – The Providence Journal