نوع مقاله : مقاله پژوهشی
1 دانشآموخته مقطع کارشناسی ارشد رشته علوم اقتصادی دانشگاه یزد
2 هیئت علمی گروه اقتصاد دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی، واحد تهران مرکز
عنوان مقاله [English]
In this study the relation between military expenditures and economic growth has been investigated. Considering conflicting results of other studies on this issue, we have tried to use different parameters and models. In direction with this issue, military expenditures is represented by share of military expenditures of GDP and government expenditures and economic growth is represented by GDP and GDP per capita growth rate. The analysis is settled for the years 2000 to 2015 and selected countries. Results show that increasing military expenditures increases economic growth.