Thoughts on Force Design in an Era of Shrinking Defense Budgets

The linked article by Douglas MacGregor appeared in the fourth quarter 2011 edition of the Joint Forces Quarterly.

Smart Defense means developing new operating constructs and new ways of doing business – not just cutting the bottom line. MacGregor’s article offers a compelling vision for reconciling force structure to the realities of the contemporary threat environment.

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