January 7, 2014 — This week on “Off the Shelf”, Jack Midgley, a director in Deloitte’s Global Defense Consulting Practice, discusses Deloitte’s recent report “Global Defense Outlook 2013/Balancing security and prosperity.”
The report examines current policies, practices and trends impacting defense planning and profiles of the top 50 nations who account for 97% of global defense spending.
Midgley discusses some the key trends highlighted in the report including growth of special operations forces, drones and cyber-warfare capabilities.
He also provides an overview of the Top 50 defense spenders and the relative standing of the United States.
Hosted by Roger Waldron of the Coalition for Government Procurement, Off the Shelf interviews federal contracting experts from both inside and outside of government on the issues that matter most.
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