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How does the U.S. stack up on economic growth?

When it comes to economic growth, is the U.S. more like China or like Europe?

It's quiz time on the Marketplace Morning Report. Stephan Richter, editor-in-chief of the online international affairs magazine The Globalist, brings us today's question: What percent did the U.S. grow annually, on average, over the last two decades?

Your choices:

a. Over 10 percent
b. Over 6.5 percent
c. 5 percent
d. 2.5 percent

Click on the audio player above to hear the answer and learn more about economic growth rates around the world.

About the author

Stephan Richter is the publisher and editor-in-chief of The Globalist, a daily online magazine on the global economy, politics and culture.
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Jmack, the audio file for this story has now been fixed.

Thanks for listening and sharing!
-Marketplace web team

Sorry, but this story is mis-linked to the story about purchase of Current TV by Al Jazara. I'd like to share the economic growth story and hope the problem is fixed soon.

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