Iraq War And Afghan Conflict Harmed The Economy, Study Says

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    Charts & More: Iraq War And Afghan Conflict Harmed The Economy, Study Says

    Study: ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES of WAR on the U.S. ECONOMY
     
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    War always hurts the economy, because the government must take from the productive sector of the economy to finance it.

    "The essence of so-called war prosperity; it enriches some by what it takes from others. It is not rising wealth but a shifting of wealth and income." - Ludwig von Mises
     
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    Duh!

    Obvious, results of study are obvious.

    Obvious, OP's IQ is in doubt, obviously.
     
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    Hurrpa derp.
     
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    Almost as bad as the tax cut in the middle of the wars.

    But economics has never been the strong suit of the 'Conservatives'.
     
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    We don't have time for economics when there is still a black man to hold back.
     

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