Trade Agreements

  • Michael Taillard


The “vendors” and “customers” with which a combat force partners is every bit as important as the allies they make. From supply distribution to recruitment partnerships, for centuries military forces have formed bonds with private, independent organizations, though these bonds have been largely ignored compared to formal alliances between military forces. This chapter illustrates their importance, citing several examples.

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  • Michael Taillard
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  1. 1.Economics Strategy ConsultantBeulahUSA

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