October 1, 2013
Shutdown Won't Hurt America Abroad (Yet)
McCormick & Dreazen, The Cable
The Associated Press
The effects of political dysfunction in Washington are already reverberating across the globe. Markets in Europe and Asia took a hit on Monday and both the NASDAQ and Dow Jones Industrial Average fell sharply this morning when trading got underway in New York. But rattling global markets is only the first of many potential effects of the shutdown.
TAGGED: United States, Foreign Policy