A civilian government is a government not run by the military. These governments are usually associated with democracies, though the Marxists Internet Archive points out with the selected works of Mao Tse-tung that Commu... More »

Acts of terrorism can have a profound influence on both the lives of the victims and the region’s economy. Social effects of terrorism can include injury, death, and psychological trauma, while local and national markets... More »

The first sport utility vehicle ever made was the Chevrolet Suburban, which was introduced in 1935. As of 2015, the Chevrolet Suburban is also the world's oldest automobile nameplate that is still being produced. More »

Government intervention refers to the ways in which a government regulates or interferes with the various activities or decisions made by individuals or organizations within its jurisdiction. The effects of this can be p... More »

The Necessary and Proper Clause refers to a section of the United States Constitution that grants Congress the authority to create and enforce laws that are deemed "necessary and proper" by the powers granted to the bran... More »

The term "representative government" refers to a system in which larger groups are represented in government bodies by one person or a small group of people. The term is commonly used to describe a representative democra... More »

Open sky agreements between countries eliminate the use of government oversight in commercial air carrier services such as capacity and pricing, giving carriers the ability to provide convenient and affordable air servic... More »