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Source: IMF Survey, Volume 31, Issue 11
Series: IMF Survey
Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2002
Keywords: government expenditure, military spending, peace research, stockholm international peace research institute
For many years, the IMF has tracked countries' military spending. The IMF's Fiscal Affairs Department describes its most recent findings and also looks at patterns in military as well as poverty-reducing spending i...