Cold War: United States Military Industrial Complex

  • There were three distinct eras for the United States’ military industrial complex. The first era occurred between 1797 to 1941. During this era, the government mostly relied on civilian industries while the nation was at war with the nation not having much of a military industrial complex. This changed during World War 2, when the GDP (Gross Domestic Product or the market value of final goods and services produced over a certain period of time) earned from…



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Tyler M.

Guy who likes history, Computer Science, and psychology.