America’s GDP is driven by its cities

by Ryan Streeter on February 21, 2014. Follow Ryan on Twitter.

How would America look if you split its GDP 50/50 between its urban areas and the rest of the country?

Like this:

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I pulled the map from this interesting and insightful post by Reihan Salam.