TITLE

Advance First Quarter GDP Expands 4.8%

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/1/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32371, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the performance of U.S. economy during the first quarter of fiscal 2006. According to statistics, the economy expanded a brisk 4.8 percent during the period. The figure matched the high-end of market expectations for robust growth in the first part of the year. Real GDP, the broadest measure of the economy's performance, bounced back from a tepid 1.7 percent rise in the fourth quarter of 2005.
ACCESSION #
20803405

 

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