Analysts warn of risks beyond U.S. shutdown
Posted: October 1, 2013 at 4:55 a.m.
WASHINGTON — A prolonged government shutdown — followed by a potential default on the federal debt — would have economic ripple effects far beyond Washington, upending financial markets, sending the unemployment rate higher and slowing already tepid growth, economists said.
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