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U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 1st quarter, 2015
A deceleration in nondurable goods manufacturing and downturns in both professional, scientific, and technical services and wholesale trade were the leading contributors to the downturn in U.S. economic growth in the first quarter of 2015, according to statistics on the breakout of GDP by industry r......
U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, May 2015
The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $41.9 billion in May, up $1.2 billion from $40.7 billion in April, revised. May exports were $188.6 billion, $1.5 billion less than April expor......
Real Personal Income for States and Metropolitan Areas, 2013
Real personal income across all regions rose by an average of 0.8 percent in 2013. This growth rate reflects the year-over-year change in nominal personal income across all regions adjusted by the change in the national personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index. On a nominal basis, persona......
U.S. International Investment Position, 1st quarter 2015, Year 2014, and Annual Revisions
The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the first quarter of 2015 was -$6,794.0 billion (preliminary), as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, the net position was -$7,019.7 billion (revised). The $225.7 bil......
Personal Income and Outlays, May 2015
Personal income increased $79.0 billion, or 0.5 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $65.5 billion, or 0.5 percent, in May, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $105.9 billion, or 0.9 percent. In April, personal income i......
Gross Domestic Product, 1st quarter 2015 (third estimate); Corporate Profits, 1st quarter 2015 (revised estimate)
Real gross domestic product -- the value of the production of goods and services in the United States, adjusted for price changes -- decreased at an annual rate of 0.2 percent in the first quarter of 2015, according to the "third" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the fourth ......
Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, 1st quarter 2015
Real spending (output) on travel and tourism decelerated in the first quarter of 2015, increasing at an annual rate of 2.0 percent after increasing 4.9 percent (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2014. By comparison, real gross domestic product (GDP) turned down, decreasing 0.7 percent (second estim......
State Quarterly Personal Income, 1st quarter 2014 - 1st quarter 2015
State personal income grew 0.9 percent on average in the first quarter of 2015, after growing 1.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal income grew in 46 states and growth accelerated in 15 of those states. The ......
U.S. International Transactions, 1st quarter 2015 and Annual Revisions
The U.S. current-account deficit-a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)-increased to $113.3 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2015 ......
Gross Domestic Product by State, Advance 2014 and Revised 1997-2013
Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased in 48 states and the District of Columbia in 2014, according to new statistics released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Professional, scientific, and technical services; nondurable goods manufacturing; and real estate and rental and leasing......

Economy News
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Will China's slump sink Europe's recovery?
China's market is spreading investor anxiety around the world and putting Europe -- its biggest trading partner -- on edge.
Mining stocks are getting killed as gold, metals plunge
Shares of mining companies Freeport-McMoran and Joy Global have plunged 35% and 28% this month, respectively. That makes them the worst performers in the entire S&P 500 in July.
Foreign crooks are laundering billions in London real estate
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America: More diverse, less wealthy
The nation's median family wealth has dropped nearly 5% since 1989, yet every race is getting richer. How's this possible? America is getting more diverse, with a larger percentage of Hispanics and blacks, while the white population is shrinking.
America still leaves the disabled behind
25 years after the passage of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act, big problems remain.
Greece's secret plan to hack its own tax system
Greece was preparing to hack into its independent tax collection software in the event it was forced to leave the euro, former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has revealed.

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