According to US Trade representative, a country building an anti-NSA network is NOT in compliance with trade agreements: "national-only electronic networks could potentially lead to effective exclusion or discrimination against foreign service suppliers"
"If even two-thirds of what Edward Snowden has presented or what has been presented with his name cited as the source is true, then I would conclude that the USA is operating without any kind of boundaries. "
See, this is exactly the problem with economics. This article relies heavily on money multiplier thinking in what I see as a fundamentally flawed account of how QE works. Read it to understand what's wrong.
"In Iraq, for example, the National Security Agency went from intercepting only about half of enemy signals and taking hours to process them to being able to collect, sort and make available every Iraqi email, text message and phone-location signal in real time, said John "Chris" Inglis, who recently retired as the NSA's top civilian."