The U.S. Economy Goes It Alone (Mostly)

Trade accounts for only 13.5 percent of U.S. GDP—right now that’s a good thing

Despite globalization, the U.S. has some protection from other countries’ economic woes. Foreign markets account for almost half of sales at the largest companies in the U.S., but gross domestic product is mainly generated at home.

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