1) Monetary policy: The policy of reducing the cost of money (interest rates) to subsidize debt accumulation by the Middle Class so their jobs can be painlessly outsourced while they watch American Idol.
aka. 'going out of business sale'
aka. 'zero sum game'
aka. 'Ponzi Scheme'
All so that Hillbillies can drive gas guzzling over-sized pickup trucks, and Yuppies can drive over-sized SUVs (despite being 100 miles from the nearest dirt road).