The post-9/11 wars have had many budgetary consequences that the Costs of War project has not yet fully assessed.
Budget estimates do not include:
Some expenses related to veterans, including, for example, total benefits to veterans from state and local governments
State and municipal homeland security costs
Costs of the post-9/11 wars to the governments and economies of Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan
Budgetary and economic effects of the wars on the regional neighbors of Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan, including for example the costs of caring for war refugees
(Page updated as of September 2022)