Advance 2Q GDP Grows at 3.0% Rate
- WASHINGTON REPORT. // Modern Machine Shop;Jan2004, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p42
Presents an update on the economic conditions in the U.S. as of January 2004. Expansion of economic rates in the country; State of the real gross domestic product; Developments occurring with regard to economic growth.
- Mid-Year Review and Global Outlook. van Arnum, Patricia // Chemical Market Reporter;7/5/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 1, p21
Focuses on the economic outlook of the U.S. for 2005. Prediction of the economists for a slow growth in the economy due to increasing inflationary pressures; Projected increase of the gross domestic product in the country; Stability of consumer and business indicators.
- No cause for alarm. Andrews, Michael // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/13/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p45
This article claims that U.S. citizens need be alarmed about the paltry 2005 fourth quarter growth performance of the U.S. economy. An overview of the country's economic performance during the said period is provided. The author reports that the real GDP of the U.S. is on track for a 4.5 percent...
- Recession canceled. Hansen, Fay // Workforce Management;9/8/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 14, p26
The article presents forecasts on the gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the U.S. economy for the second half of 2008. It predicts that the economy will not produce the two consecutive quarters of negative GDP number. However, forecasters predict very slow growth of only 0.7 percent for the...
- False Readings. Rowe, Jonathan // Columbia Journalism Review;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p22
The article focuses on the economic indicator of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), its vested assumptions and conceptions of economic progress in the United States, and how its overuse in the mainstream news media can lead to inaccurate reflections of the nation's economic well-being. Several...
- GDP and the Economy. // Survey of Current Business;Jul2007, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p1
The article discusses the estimates for the gross domestic product and the economy of the U.S. for the first quarter of 2007. An increase of 0.7 percent was observed in the real gross domestic product. U.S. economic growth has slowed down during the quarter as well as consumer spending and...
- MARKET COMMENTS. Wallace, William W. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;7/4/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p17
Assesses the implication of the rising energy cost for the U.S. economy. Percentage of growth of the U.S. gross domestic product for the first quarter of 2005; Factors to be considered in examining the U.S. economy.
- U.S. economy set to expand in coming months. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;8/2/2007, Vol. 35 Issue 30, p12
The article reports on the expansion of the U.S. economy in the second quarter of 2007 given the healthy growth in industrial output. The growth of the gross domestic product (GDP) was quite impressive. In fact, the Index of Leading Economic Indicators of the Conference Board rose higher than...
- Real GDP 2007: Fourth-Quarter Preliminary Estimate. // Economic Trends (07482922);Mar2008, p8
The article reports on the unchanged real gross domestic product (GDP) of the U.S. which is growing at an annualized rate of 0.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2007. The positive improvements in net exports balanced the downward revisions to private investment. Moreover, exports were adjusted...