American Enterprise: Video: Glenn Hubbard & Tim Kane: Stumbling Powers: Lessons from Fallen Empires

Roman Empire

Roman Empire

Stumbling Powers: Lessons from Fallen Empires – YouTube.

Empires fall when they try to do too much. When they try to do things and control things like other parts of the world or try to police the world. That they do not have the resources to do successfully because their economies aren’t strong enough to support those ventures.

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