research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada.
The aim was to make financial arrangements for the postwar world after the expected defeat of Germany and Japan. These arrangements played in favor of the USA.
The articles of Agreement of both the World Bank and the IMF are drawn up at this conference.
Recognized the need for a postwar international organization to succeed the League of Nations
To make Japan surrender but also because the project cost a lot of money and the Congress wanted to see resultsof the Manhattan Project.
The explosion wiped out 90 percent of the city and immediately killed 80,000 people; tens of thousands more would later die of radiation exposure.
Showed Us power and superiority to the rest of the world +fear
Japan still wouldn't surrender, so the US proved they did not only have one bomb, but that they could hurt anyone at any time. Therefore, it consolidated US's power over the world
The world currency is defined as the American Dollar; headquarters in Washington D.C.
Initial aim was to help rebuild European countries devastated by World War II. First Loan: American