This is how important the US is to the global economy
New research looks at the links between the US and global economy.
M. Ayhan Kose is Director of the World Bank Development Prospects Group. He is also a Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and a Research Fellow at the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). He was previously Assistant to the Director of the Research Department and Deputy Chief of the Multilateral Surveillance Division in the International Monetary Fund.