Saturday, November 25, 2006
Published on Saturday, January 7, 2006 by the Guardian/UK
Iraq War Could Cost US Over $2 Trillion, says Nobel Prize-Winning Economist· Economists say official estimates are far too low;· New calculation takes in dead and injured soldiers
by Jamie Wilson in Washington
The real cost to the US of the Iraq war is likely to be between $1 trillion and $2 trillion (£1.1 trillion), up to 10 times more than previously thought, according to a report written by a Nobel prize-winning economist and a Harvard budget expert.
Posted by Jim at 8:33 AM