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Renanah Miles Joyce

Renanah Miles Joyce is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Political Science at Columbia University and a co-author of the Cato Policy Analysis report “‘Money as a Weapons System’: The Promises and Pitfalls of Foreign Defense Contracting.”

Does the Pentagon’s Checkbook Diplomacy Actually Work?

We know more about waste and corruption than about whether DoD's preferential procurement produces the desired results.