The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill and analysts Ron Gross, Joe Magyer, and Tim Hanson.

In this segment, the guys think over the biggest macro issues they see affecting the markets in 2013. Ron wonders whether our current recovery trend will continue, Tim wants to see what comes out of the new regime in China, and Joe asks just how long the U.S. can maintain such a deficit and continue with its quantitative easing.

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