O que se conseguia fazer com “$456 billion”?

Ao que parece este é o custo da guerra no Iraque. Aqui ficam alguns exemplos do que se podia fazer com esse dinheiro! Se quiserem ver a página original sigam este link.

“US drivers consume approximately 384.7 million gallons of gasoline a day. Retail prices averaged $2.64 a gallon in 2006. Breaking it down, $456 billion could buy gasoline for everybody in the United States, for about 449 days.”

“At published rates for next year, $456 billion translates into 14.5 million free rides for a year at Harvard; 44 million at UMass.”

“According to World Bank estimates, $54 billion a year would eliminate starvation and malnutrition globally by 2015, while $30 billion would provide a year of primary education for every child on earth. At the upper range of those estimates, the $456 billion cost of the war could have fed and educated the world’s poor for five and a half years.According to World Bank estimates, $54 billion a year would eliminate starvation and malnutrition globally by 2015, while $30 billion would provide a year of primary education for every child on earth. At the upper range of those estimates, the $456 billion cost of the war could have fed and educated the world’s poor for five and a half years.”

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