Earl C. Ravenal, former distinguished senior fellow in foreign policy studies, is professor emeritus of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. He is an expert on NATO, defense strategy, and the defense budget. He is the author of Designing Defense for a New World Order.

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Cato Studies

“Isolationism” as the Denial of Intervention: What Foreign Policy Is and Isn’t

Foreign Policy Briefing No. 57. April 27, 2000.

An Alternative to Containment

Policy Analysis No. 94. November 25, 1987.

Reagan’s 1983 Defense Budget: An Analysis and an Alternative

Policy Analysis No. 10. April 30, 1982.

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