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U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, July 2014
The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that total July exports of $198.0 billion and imports of $238.6 billion resulted in a goods and services deficit of $40.5 billion, down from $40.8 billion in June, revised. July expor......
Personal Income and Outlays, July 2014
Personal income increased $28.6 billion, or 0.2 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $17.7 billion, or 0.1 percent, in July, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) decreased $13.6 billion, or 0.1 percent. In June, personal income in......
Gross Domestic Product, 2nd quarter 2014 (second estimate); Corporate Profits, 2nd quarter 2014 (preliminary estimate)
Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- increased at an annual rate of 4.2 percent in the second quarter of 2014, according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the first quart......
Quarterly Gross Domestic Product by State, 2005-2013 (prototype statistic)
Today, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released prototype statistics of quarterly gross domestic product (GDP) by state for 2005-2013. These new statistics provide a more complete picture of economic growth across states that can be used with other regional data to gain a better understanding o......
Gross Domestic Product for U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), 2013
The estimates of GDP for the U.S. Virgin Islands show that real GDP – GDP adjusted to remove price changes – decreased 5.4 percent in 2013 (see Table 1.3). In contrast, real GDP for the U.S. (excluding the territories) increased 2.2 percent in 2013. The decline in the Virgin Islands economy reflecte......
Personal Consumption Expenditures by State, 1997-2012 (prototype statistic)
Today, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released prototype estimates of personal consumption expenditures (PCE) for states for 1997-2012. These new estimates provide insight into household spending patterns across states that can be used together with other regional data to gain a better unders......
Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 1st quarter 2014
Real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased at an annual rate of 2.9 percent in the first quarter of 2014 after increasing 2.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. Both private services- and goods-producing industries contributed to the decrease, while the government sector increased slightly. D......
U.S. International Investment Position, 1st quarter 2014, year 2013, and annual revisions
The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the first quarter of 2014 was -$5,539.3 billion (preliminary) as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2013, the net position was -$5,383.0 billion (revised). The $156.3 bill......
Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, 1st quarter 2014
Real spending on travel and tourism turned down in the first quarter of 2014, decreasing at an annual rate of 1.0 percent after increasing 4.5 percent (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2013. Growth in real gross domestic product (GDP) also experienced a downturn, decreasing 2.9 percent (third estim......
State Quarterly Personal Income, 1st quarter 2013-1st quarter 2014
State personal income increased 0.8 percent on average in the first quarter of 2014, an acceleration from the 0.5 percent growth in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal income grew in 46 states and growth accelerated in 2......
Courtesy bea.gov

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Thank Janet Yellen: stocks hit new record
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Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids
Federal spending is projected to grow by more than $1.4 trillion over the next decade, but only 2% will be dedicated to spending on programs for children, and then only in health.
VA hikes top pay for doctors by $20,000 to $35,000
Doctors who passed on a career at the VA because of pay will soon have a reason to give the agency a second look.
How immigrant entrepreneurs are making it
Immigrant entrepreneurs leverage connections abroad to boost international exports -- and non-immigrants could stand to learn from their tactics.
Millennials are staying put at mom and dad's place
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Judging by inflation, it's good to be American
U.S. inflation came in below expectations. That's good news for Americans and certainly a lot better than what's happening in Europe, Japan and Argentina.
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