United States of America

The United States of America (USA) is a constitutional republic in North America since 1776.

History

Hegemony

Controversies

  • Jan, 2022 - The U.S. Has Killed More Than 20 Million People in 37 “Victim Nations” Since World War II.1)

Economy

By most measures, the U.S. economy is the largest in the world, owed largely to an active science and technology sector that powers an extremely diverse collection of industries.

Economic Divergence

Modern Economic Timeline

1995

In 1995, the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank promised to back (insure) subprime mortgage bonds.

1997

In 1997, velocity of the dollar peaked3), and likely will never reach the same levels. The growth of the mortgage bond and more generally debt markets all but ensured that outcome.

2009

The phrase “green shoots” was used to describe the rebuilding of pieces of the U.S. economy in the wake of the mortgage bond collapse, but that looks optimistic in retrospect.

2010

Tim Geithner promised a “recovery summer” in 2010, but that never really took shape.

Elections and Politics

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