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LOSING THE ECONOMIC FUTURE:

A RESULT OF U.S. TAX AND ECONOMIC POLICIES

THAT FAVOR CONSUMPTION OVER INVESTMENT


THE COLLAPSE OF AMERICA'S

NET INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT POSITION

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SOURCE:  U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE


A COMPARISON OF INVESTMENT AND SAVINGS RATES

America is falling dangerously behind in terms of saving and investing in its own future.

The following charts in this section are compiled with data from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) official website.

 As you can see below, Chinese investment and savings rates are more than three times higher than American savings and investment rates.

You get what you pay for.

 

AN IMF COMPARISON OF CHINESE AND UNITED STATES INVESTMENT/SAVING AS A % OF GDP

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Rising economic powers such as Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Japan, Korea and Singapore all have higher savings and investment rates than the United States.

 

AN IMF COMPARISON OF TOTAL INVESTMENTS AS A % OF GDP

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AN IMF COMPARISON OF NATIONAL SAVINGS AS A % OF GDP

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