Authored by Naval Postgraduate School
This study investigates private military corporations (PMCs) to examine their effectiveness and efficiency as a substitute for traditional military forces. The PMC consists of a for profit firm that provides military services that range from combat operations to training, security and logistics support. While the PMCs represent a solution to issues such as insufficient military resources to provide direct support to other nations, there remain a number of political and structural barriers to their widespread use.
Oct 25 2014
1502972611 / 9781502972613
US Trade Paper
8.5″ x 11″
Black and White
Political Science / Political Freedom & Security / International Secur