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Nobody here is begrudging Germany its exports.

Apart from you.

 >What I and others are saying is that Germany needs to either stop short-charging its workers so they can start importing stuff from other European countries, or accept that Germany will never get paid for its exports.<

They could also import from non-euro countries; what then?

 >Because there is one and only one way to pay for exports: Through imports.<

Germany is also one of the biggest importers in the world.

 <The low-wage service sector may be unimportant to the export side (to low order), but it is very important to the import side.>

But then you are shifting your argument

by IM on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 11:14:30 AM EST
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