Defense Cooperation Agreements and the Emergence of a Global Security Network

@article{Kinne2018DefenseCA,
  title={Defense Cooperation Agreements and the Emergence of a Global Security Network},
  author={Brandon J. Kinne},
  journal={International Organization},
  year={2018},
  volume={72},
  pages={799 - 837}
}
  • Brandon J. Kinne
  • Published 15 August 2018
  • Political Science
  • International Organization
Abstract Bilateral defense cooperation agreements, or DCAs, are now the most common form of institutionalized defense cooperation. These formal agreements establish broad defense-oriented legal frameworks between signatories, facilitating cooperation in such fundamental areas as defense policy coordination, research and development, joint military exercises, education and training, arms procurement, and exchange of classified information. Although nearly a thousand DCAs are currently in force… 

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