Assume you are the President of the United States. Employ the strategic thinking process to develop the best strategy for the United States to avoid the fiscal cliff and to put the United States economy back on track. Reference the classical strategic thinkers (Sun Tzu, Causewitz etc.) in your analysis.
As President Obama, one cannot help but think in terms of both defensive and offensive stances in order to salvage the country from its huge, national debts. The US congressional gridlock and the highest debt level and debt ceilings all cause a major uncertainty in the fiscal management of