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The Three Trillion Dollar War

The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict

The Three Trillion Dollar War( )
Author: Stiglitz, Joseph E.
Bilmes, Linda
Contribution by: W. W. Norton and Company Staff,
Publication Date:Mar 2009
Publisher:Penguin Books, Limited
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $26.95
Book Description:

On 19 March 2003 the United States invaded Iraq. The President and his advisors expected a quick, inexpensive conflict. It turned out to be one of the costliest mistakes ever made.

This devastating reckoning of the true costs of the war holds them to account. Here renowned economists Joseph Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes expose the gigantic expenses that never made it into official calculations- From bloated private contracts to staggering interest payments, from the soaring price...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / Iraq War (2003-2011)
Business & Economics / Economics / General
Business & Economics / Economic Conditions
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.9 x 19.8 x 2.3 cm
Book Weight:0.29 Kilograms
Author Biography
Stiglitz, Joseph E. (Author)
Joseph Stiglitz is professor of economics at Columbia University.

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