小型经济体的大麻烦以及全球经济相互依赖

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希腊的多内生产总值,在大约3000亿美元时,相当于将近世界出口量的0.5%。和希腊的经济规模相比较,4700亿美金的公共债务这一数字非常之大。但是这些债务不足全球债务的1%, 而且不到其中的一半的债务是由私有制银行(主要是属于希腊)掌控的。巴克莱资本估计只有少数具有全球影响力的外资银行持有将近10%希腊政府债券的一级资本,绝大多数的银行所持有的债券远远少于这一数字。

因此。至少从数字这一角度,希腊并不是一个很重要的经济体。然而任然存一些原因来解释为什么希腊的经济危机会有重大,蔓延性的影响。再者,在这一个方面希腊并不是唯一的。

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