Rapporteur Report

Chatham House

This paper summarises the second meeting on The Economics of National Defence in Age of Austerity, part of a roundtable series looking at the Economics of UK Security and Defence Policy.

The event looked at the future of the UK defence industry and whether the Defence Industrial Strategy can respond adequately to the challenges facing the indigenous industrial base. This paper gives an overview of the discussions and the main themes examined during the debate.

Event details.