TITLE

The (Limited) Power of the Purse

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Atlantic;Nov2003, Vol. 292 Issue 4, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on research results published in the "Journal of Economic Perspectives" concerning the United States' use of economic sanctions. According to the study sanctions were imposed 117 times by national or international bodies with the U.S. participating in two thirds of those cases. Details are given for why the authors believe that sanctions become less effective over time.
ACCESSION #
10990994

 

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