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War Expenditures

War Expenditures

hearings before the United States House Select Committee on Expenditures in War Department, Subcommittee No. 1 (Aviation), Sixty-Sixth Congress, first session, on Sept. 27, 1919

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airplanes, Military -- United States,
  • Aircraft industry -- United States,
  • Defense industries -- United States,
  • Governmental investigations -- United States -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiv, iii-xxvi, 2327-4036 p.
    Number of Pages4036
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15289115M

    The German government strongly encouraged trade with these countries but strongly discouraged trade with any others. Likewise, if the country is borrowing large amounts of money, those funds may go mostly toward maintaining the military and meeting national security needs. Although General Dynamics is selling fewer Abrams tanks and armored vehicles since the U. America had won the war and defeated the forces of evil in the world. All nations claim to build and buy them only to defend themselves and their people against the aggression of others. It is also a cracking story that pulls us in and wraps us in its own sense of wonder.

    But the story is not over. From mid on, Germany switched to a full war economy overseen by Albert Speer. An occupation conducted through under-scrutinized emergency appropriations enabled dozens, if not hundreds, of private companies to act like pigs at the trough — wasting taxpayer dollars on frivolous expenses while the insurgency raged around them. Several banks, shipyards, railway lines, shipping lines, welfare organizations, and more were privatized. While US attention has drifted from Iraq, the costs of this reckless war are still being incurred.

    In that piece, reproduced in collection, Bozeman talks about how ideas both form and sustain communities through time, as commitments to ways of life. Gross private investment rose by percent in real terms, with a whopping six-fold real increase in residential- housing expenditures. Although the postwar era was indeed inaugurated by a huge contraction in government spending that was made possible by the Allied victory, the end of deficit spending did not send the United States into a deep depression. In the years under discussion, however, no new government program was facilitating this transition; indeed, it was the end of government direction of the economy that facilitated the postwar boom in private employment. It was place that was old and interesting but not one — as I understood it — connected to me in any direct way. Likewise, if the country is borrowing large amounts of money, those funds may go mostly toward maintaining the military and meeting national security needs.


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