One would think that the average rational person could easily see, not only the destructiveness of war, but also its pointlessness. What sound thinking human being would even want to go to war? Yet wars never seem to leave us. What is behind this eternal madness? Here is a clue.
In the economic world today we hear the words, “recession” and/or “depression” used regularly to describe a downturn in economic activity. There have been booms and busts in the economy throughout all history. Graphs are presented that illustrate the highs and lows over a period of time.