2011: The Year in Review

2011: The Year in Review

As Published in the Winter 2012 Edition of NJ Lifestyle

The Year 2011 was a historic year in many respects:

  • Protest, social unrest and change in Northern Africa and the Middle East
  • The death of Osama Bin Laden and the end of the Iraq War
  • The elevated risks of the on-going sovereign debt crisis in Europe
  • Removal of the Unites States AAA credit rating by Standard & Poor’s
  • US Congress gridlock, including the debt ceiling debacle
  • Occupy Wall Street movement

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