Is The U.S. Still A Safe Haven For Investors?
by: Tom Gjelten, NPR, August 5, 2011 2:08:00 pm
Europe and the United States are closely tied together economically, so debt troubles within the E.U. are putting a big damper on U.S. markets. But while the economies are linked, there is one big difference: The U.S. is still seen as the world's safe haven for investors.