U.S. economic outlook is healthy and it should continue to act as the main sustaining force for the global economy unless some failures in individual markets and institutions suddenly and rapidly evolve and spread over the global economy.
If Europe Union member countries and Norway consider NATO rule, then they will have to pay 2 percent of their GDP in NATO. This would mean that the defense budget will increase directly by 50 percent.
The experience of banks, regulators and experts since 2010 have been very mixed for DFA. Experts have sharply divided views on the efficacy of the Act in achieving its stated goals.