Ann Markusen

Ann Markusen is director of the Project on Regional and Industrial Economics at Rutgers University and a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Recent Articles

How We Lost the Peace Dividend

After every previous war, we sent troops home and cut defense spending. The Col War is over, but real spending still runs 85 percent of the Cold War average.


John Alic, Lewis Branscomb, Harvey Brooks, Ashton Carter, and Gerald Epstein, Beyond Spinoff: Military and Commercial Technologies in a Changing World (Harvard Business School Press, 1992).

Bonn International Center for Conversion, Conversion Survey 1996: Global Disarmament, Demilitarization and Demobilization (Oxford University Press, 1996).