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Are we talking about rescuing just the US banks?

$35 trillion is about 3 times the US GDP and between 1/2 and 2/3 of world GDP depending on the estimates.

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sun Oct 26th, 2008 at 05:02:29 PM EST
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