Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Costs of War

A Study the Defense Industry Will Hate

June 1, 2017 Defense One

"Remember how Lockheed Martin tried to save its F-22 with an ad campaign touting not stealth or supercruise, but American jobs? That pitch might not be any more effective the next time around. A new study from Brown University’s Costs of War project found domestic spending spurs more jobs than military spending."