TITLE

Doubts about data

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Warren
PUB. DATE
December 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/7/92, Vol. 113 Issue 22, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that the Commerce Department last week announced that the United States economy has upsurged to 3.9 percent--the best growth surge in nearly four years. Many economists, however, contend that the seemingly healthy growth rate masks four sobering distortions. Business inventories rose sharply; Increase in government spending; A threatening economic slowdown abroad; Strong consumer spending is unlikely to hold up; Details.
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