美国的储蓄率和美元的未来

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今年年初以来,美国家庭储蓄率迅速上升,在五月份已达到了个人税后收入的6.9%,这是自1992年以来的最高比率。从眼下的经济环境来看,这相当于七千五百亿美元的年储蓄额。

虽然与其他国家相比,6.9%的储蓄率不算高,但对2005,2006和2007年每户储蓄率不足1%的美国来说,这就是一个激动人心的变化了。

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