Economic Risk: GDP Revision

May 2007
Latin America Monitor: Brazil Monitor;May2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p5
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The article reveals that the Brazilian Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatistica has released the revised real gross domestic product (GDP) figures for 2006. The revised GDP implied an upward revision in real GDP growth from 2.9% to 3.7% year-on-year in 2006. Also, the revision in GDP reduced the country's debt-to-GDP growth from 52% of GDP in 2005 to 47% in 2006.


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