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Peter SwartzKarin Duggan
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This brief is built around a series of charts, tables and maps on the following topics:

  • The world of 1970 & the world of 2010
  • Growth of world international systemComparing national economic power
  • Growth of world maritime trade
  • Global trends in armed conflict
  • Piracy trends
  • Disaster trends
  • Comparing national defense spending
  • US economy & defense spending
  • US popular views of US defense spending
  • US Navy capstone documents in context
  • Direction to the US Navy
  • Comparing military department TOA $
  • Comparing active duty personnel
  • US Navy dollars, numbers, capabilities
  • US Navy budget composition
  • US Navy force level goals
  • US-flag merchant marine
  • US shipbuilding deliveries
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  • Pages: 22
  • Document Number: MISC D0026417.A1/Final
  • Publication Date: 12/12/2011
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