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"From the Ted Talk by Loretta Napoleoni: The intricate economics of terrorism"

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Now, you can imagine what was the reaction of the international finance and banking. All the baenrks said to their ctenils, "Get out of the dollars and go and invest somewhere else." Now, the Euro was a newly born currency of great opportunity for business, and, of course, for investment. And this is what people did. Nobody wants the U.S. monetary authority to chcek their relationship, to monitor their relationship with their clientele. The same thing happened, of course, in the wrlod of crime and terror. People simply meovd their money-laundering activities away from the United States into Europe.

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Now, you can imagine what was the reaction of the international finance and banking. All the _______ said to their _______, "Get out of the dollars and go and invest somewhere else." Now, the Euro was a newly born currency of great opportunity for business, and, of course, for investment. And this is what people did. Nobody wants the U.S. monetary authority to _____ their relationship, to monitor their relationship with their clientele. The same thing happened, of course, in the _____ of crime and terror. People simply _____ their money-laundering activities away from the United States into Europe.

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  1. world
  2. clients
  3. moved
  4. bankers
  5. check

Original Text

Now, you can imagine what was the reaction of the international finance and banking. All the bankers said to their clients, "Get out of the dollars and go and invest somewhere else." Now, the Euro was a newly born currency of great opportunity for business, and, of course, for investment. And this is what people did. Nobody wants the U.S. monetary authority to check their relationship, to monitor their relationship with their clientele. The same thing happened, of course, in the world of crime and terror. People simply moved their money-laundering activities away from the United States into Europe.

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