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#peakoil 10 Reasons Why America Will Continue To Dominate The Global Economy: Sure, investors have been spooke...

Arthur on Sun, 23rd Jun 2013 2:29 pm “1) The U.S. economy is the largest and most productive in the world ” That is true (if you ignore the existence of the EU) “3) The U.S. is among the largest exporters of goods and services” “among” is good. Wikipedia “List of countries by exports” 1. EU 2.2T$ (460m) 2. China 2.1T$ (1300m) 3. US 1.6T$ (330m) 4. Germany 1.5T$ (80m) 5. Japan 0.8T$ (150m) 6. France 0.6T& (60m) 7. Netherlands 0.5T$ (17m) If you correlate these figures with population numbers then the conclusion is inescapable: the focus of economic and technological development is in western Europe, before the US. Now that Europe is united under one currency and economic coordination, expect the gap to grow with every passing year. “4) Foreign investors still love the U.S.” Direct consequence of owning a reserve currency. You have got to spend your surplus dollars somewhere...

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