Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Costs of War

10 years later, the Iraq war is still a failure

March 19, 2013 Yahoo News

“They [administration officials] said it would be cheap: $50 billion to $60 billion. It actually cost 31 times as much: $1.7 trillion, the Brown study says. And that's before an additional $490 billion in benefits owed to war veterans.”