The Green Eyeshades of War: An Examination of Financial Management During War

The Green Eyeshades of War: An Examination of Financial Management During War
Title:
The Green Eyeshades of War: An Examination of Financial Management During War
Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
Stock:
In stock
GPO Stock Number:
008-000-01300-4
ISBN:
9780160946332
Description

This monograph puts military financial management during war on trial, examining fiscal performance and readiness during various conflicts: World War II, Vietnam, Operations Desert Shield/Storm, and Operations Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom. Each of these conflicts is unique, yet each situation validated the critical need for sound fiscal management and controls. 

Table of Contents

About the Author v

Acknowledgments vii Introduction ix

1 World War II Setting the Stage 1

2 Vietnam Repeating Past Mistakes 9

3 Operation Desert Storm Up Close and Personal 25

4 Operation Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom Shock and Awe 51

5 What Did We Learn?

A Path Forward 69

Abbreviations 79

Bibliography 81

Audience

U.S. military officers engaged in the financial mangement aspects of defense apprprpi=riations and spending, Congressional officials responsible for Department of Defense financial oversight, media and  actvists who follow report on and review military spending requests and approvals, military historians.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$10.00
International Price:
$14.00
Publisher:
Defense Dept., Air Force, Air University, Air Force Research Institute
Author:
  • Spencer, Larry O.
Notes:
Although this book does not have an 008-070 stock number prefix, it is an Air Force publication.
Key Phrases:
  • World War II
  • Examination of Financial Management During War
  • Persian Gulf War
  • Air Force History
  • Iraq War
  • Financial Management
Weight:
0.375
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
05/22/2018
Last Status Update:
04/09/2019
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