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GDP of the Silk Road v Europe v US 17, May 2010

Posted by thegulfblog.com in American ME Relations, China.
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I discovered this graph over at silkroadeconomy.com the always excellent blog of Ben Simpfendorfer. It shows – as I am sure you can read – the relative wealth/GDP of the US, Europe and of the ‘Silk Road’. A useful counterfactual, I think, against instilled notions of Western hegemony.


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