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Old 03-28-2011, 04:41 PM
 
Location: New York, New York USA
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25 Cities Ranked In Order Of Importance

By nominal GDP

#1 New York, N.Y.


#2 Los Angeles, Calif.


#3 Chicago, Ill.


#4 Washington D.C.


#5 Houston, Texas


#6 Dallas, Texas


#7 San Francisco, Calif.


#8 Philadelphia, Pa.


#9 Boston, Mass.


#10 Atlanta, Ga.
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Old 03-28-2011, 04:47 PM
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Location: Bel Air, California
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LA has a bigger GNP than Turkey!

Ha! Suck on that you...you...Turks!
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Old 03-28-2011, 04:51 PM
 
Location: So California
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This is the duh.....list, we see these gdp numbers posted every day, and we know they dont tell the whole story. Per capitas and csa's apply for some of these metros.
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Old 03-28-2011, 04:55 PM
 
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Nah. This is just telling you the GDP of each city/metro. That's all.
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Old 03-28-2011, 04:56 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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Hmm: the Bay should really be at #4 with a GDP of $483B. It is pretty odd that the separated San Jose from SF, considering they are the same Metro area.
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Old 03-28-2011, 05:15 PM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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lol. Did they just use a picture of Alexandria for DC?
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Old 03-28-2011, 05:35 PM
 
Location: Denver
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This is worse than Forbes.
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Old 03-28-2011, 05:44 PM
 
Location: Washington, DC NoVA
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Hmm: the Bay should really be at #4 with a GDP of $483B. It is pretty odd that the separated San Jose from SF, considering they are the same Metro area.
isn't that the csa? i'm pretty sure this is an msa list. and to be honest with you, i don't see where it goes wrong. do you see dc lumping itself with baltimore? then why does san francisco go and lump itself with san jose?
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Old 03-28-2011, 05:46 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia,New Jersey, NYC!
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more lists. everyone has their own agenda
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Old 03-28-2011, 06:14 PM
 
Location: Willowbend/Houston
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Perhaps the title "Most economically important" would be better.
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