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WATCH: Donald Trump: The end of America's empire?

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Johannesburg - A more inward-looking US could be the death knell for its dominant hegemony on the global economy, Standard Bank chief economist Goolam Ballim told Fin24.

Ballim delivered a presentation this week on the global and local economy in 2017.

Trump’s efforts to maximise US interests within its borders will be closely watched, said Ballim.

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