Title

Military spending and economic growth in South Asia: a reply

Document Type

Article

Publication details

Wijeweera, A & Webb, M 2013, 'Military spending and economic growth in South Asia: a reply', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 179-181.

Published version available from:

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10242694.2012.679833

Peer Reviewed

Peer-Reviewed

Abstract

We review some critical comments upon our earlier paper in this journal and respond to these. We also critically evaluate a proposed alternative methodology giving reasons why our own provides a more robust approach for examining the nexus between military spending and economic growth in South Asia.