NationStates Jolt Archive
Jennifer Government (book, movie)
How it works
I'm new.I signed up without thinking much about it and I don't see how you can effect your military/ ecomnoic etc status. As all I can seem to do is can the colour of my flag!
Check the FAQ.
Basically, all your nations statistics are changed by answering 'issues'. There's loads more to it than that, but read the FAQ to get you started.
Oh, and welcome to the game!