The US: Bound to Lead or "Slouching to Gomorrah"?

Published 04 Jan 2005
Reference 4691
Industry Sports
Region North America
Summary

This is one of the G-7 case series by the same author. It covers an overview of US history; external relations; the emergence of the US industrial economy; US corporate structure; and government policies. The annexes contain selected statistics.

Teaching objectives

The aim of this case is to subject the US to the type of analysis that may be conducted on any national economy, and that is used with regard to the other cases in the G-7 series (Japan, France...).

Keywords
  • Politics
  • Business system
  • Economics