Economics and World Trade
A real "catch-all" on what is likely the main driver of competition and/or conflict. Resources and markets have often been the issues contested that have lead to warfare. So here a thread to discuss this theme in general and specific ...
Whiskey for my men, and beer for my horses.
TANSTAAFL = There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free Lunch
Bock's First Law of History: The Past shapes the Present, which forms the Future. *