The Kingdom of Great Britain, otherwise known as Great Britainis an English nation in north western Europe. Founded in 1707 as a union between the nations of the British Isles the Kingdom of Great Britain participated the rise of the greater British Empire and Commonwealth. Currently the Kingdom of Great Britain as a Constitutional Monarchy continues to have nominal control of the bloc as being the foundingseat but true control of the empire rests with the London based organization and not the government of Great Britain alone. Great Britain's government continues to be a constitutional monarchy. Britain's economy presently is centered on finance, high tech, entertainment and manufacturing of imported materials.