While most mutual fund managers are bullish about a swift and triumphant war with Iraq, some say the war’s cost is not big enough to save a slow U.S. economy.

"We’ve already fully stocked up on microchips, lasers and all the technologies that will guide our bombs. In a $10 trillion or $11 trillion economy, even [making, transporting and using] thousands of bombs doesn't make that big of a dent," Fred Kobrick, a money market veteran, said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.

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