20/12/2013 GMT

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Duration: 30 minutes

The end of an era - of cheap money? The US Federal Reserve has finally announced that it will taper or cut back on cheap cash injections into the world's largest economy. Is the US economy ready for the removal of stimulus? And importantly, what does it mean for the rest of the world?

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