Accession Number : ADA223343


Title :   Latin American Countries' Debt and Its Influence on their Armed Forces as they Attempt to Maintain the Stability and Security of the Region


Descriptive Note : Study project


Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA


Personal Author(s) : Pacheco, Omar A


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a223343.pdf


Report Date : 21 Mar 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 49


Abstract : Latin America and the Caribbean countries have collectively achieved a level of economic development that places the region in an intermediate position between industrialized countries and the rest of the developing world. With a land area of one-sixth of the world's total the region is rich in material resources. The area is so vast that the full extent of its resources has not been fully assessed. Keywords: Latin American countries' debt, Armed forces, Stability, Political science, Economics, Government (foreign).


Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , *LATIN AMERICA , *REGIONS , *SECURITY , *WEST INDIES , *GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN) , *POLITICAL SCIENCE , *ECONOMICS , RESOURCES , MATERIALS , LAND AREAS , INDUSTRIES , GLOBAL , POSITION(LOCATION)


Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Government and Political Science


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE