n Without Prejudice - Patriotism, profit and patents : World War I feature
|Article Title||Patriotism, profit and patents : World War I feature|
|© Publisher:||JetBlue Publishers (Pty) Ltd|
|Author||Herman Van Schalkwyk|
|Publication Date||Nov 2014|
|Pages||46 - 47|
Armament manufacturers benefit financially from conflicts. After all, it's a simple fact of supply and demand. But what happens when the supplier and consumer find themselves on opposite sides of the conflict? Although there are many examples of cross-conflict profit making, the aftermath of World War I probably saw one of the most interesting and morally complex examples in modern warfare.
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