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Putting a Price Tag on War With Iran (Video)

Putting a Price Tag on War With Iran (Video)

By Jennifer Rizzo, CNN
updated 6:18 AM EST, Mon November 19, 2012

(CNN) -- An all-out U.S. war with Iran, including an invasion by American troops, would cost the global economy close to $2 trillion in the first three months and could go as high as $3 trillion, according to a Washington think tank.

A full-scale ground operation to dismantle Iran's nuclear program is unlikely but the scenario is just one of a handful that a group of nine experts, assembled by the Federation of American Scientists, examined to explore how the global economy would be impacted by U.S. action against Iran.

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