Bruce Bueno de Mesquita on the Spoils of War

Bruce Bueno de Mesquita on the Spoils of War

From: EconTalk
0 0 about 1 year ago
There is a fascinating and depressing positive correlation between the reputation of an American president and the number of people dying in wars while that president is in office. Political scientist Bruce Bueno de Mesquita of NYU and co-author of The Spoils of War talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about how presidents go to war. Bueno de Mesquita argues that the decision of how and when to go to war is made in self-interested ways rather than in consideration of what is best for the ... See More

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