Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : Bureau of Economic Analysis


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 706)

FILTER RESULTS

Real GDP Growth Revised Down to 2.2 Percent in the Fourth Quarter

Real GDP grew 2.2 percent in the fourth quarter, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. This was down fromRead the Rest...

Reader Mailbag: Behind the Numbers on Price Differences

On Saturday, The Numbers examined how regional price differences affect purchasing power, and several readers noted that the most dramatic differences are related to housing. That’s true. The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis publishes differences in the costs of rents, goods and other expenses across states and metropolitan areas. Show More Summary

U.S. Trade Deficit Increased in December to its Highest Level of 2014

The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit rose to its highest levelRead the Rest...

Trade Deficit increases in December to $46.6 Billion

The Department of Commerce reported:The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $46.6 billion in December, up $6.8 billion from $39.8 billion in November, revised. Show More Summary

Personal Spending Fell in December

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that personal spending fell 0.3 percent in December, the first decline in consumer activityRead the Rest...

BEA: Personal Income increased 0.3% in December, Core PCE prices up 1.3% year-over-year

The BEA released the Personal Income and Outlays report for December: Personal income increased $41.3 billion, or 0.3 percent... in December, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) decreased...Show More Summary

Another solid GDP report

The Bureau of Economic Analysis announced yesterday that U.S. real GDP grew at a 2.6% annual rate in the third quarter. Even factoring in the dismal start to the year, that leaves full-year GDP growth during 2014 at 2.4% (the best annual performance since 2010) and growth at an annual rate of 4% over the […]

As US Growth Slows in Q4, Inflation Turns Negative

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported today that the growth rate of real GDP slowed to anannual rate of 2.6 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014. That is barely half of the 5 percent rate reported for the third quarter, but still a bit above the 2.4 percent average growth rate since the recovery began in mid-2009. Show More Summary

The U.S. Economy Grew 2.6 Percent in the Fourth Quarter, or 2.4 Percent for 2014 as a Whole

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that the U.S. economy grew 2.6 percent in the fourth quarter, somewhat slower thanRead the Rest...

Strange Realities: US Culture Industry Has Fewer Jobs But More Money

2 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

Arts and culture matters much more to the economy than previously known, according to a new report issued by the US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).

These Industries Benefit Most From Falling Energy Costs

Businesses and consumers alike love falling energy costs. Obviously, the more energy-intensive users benefit the most from the recent ~40% plunge in oil prices. "US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) data show that energy input costs equate to more than 2% of US private industry gross output (revenues)," Goldman Sachs' David Kostin noted. Show More Summary

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrowed in November; Oil Imports at Lowest Level Since 1994

The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit fell to its lowest levelRead the Rest...

Trade Deficit declines in November to $39.0 Billion

The Department of Commerce reported:The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $39.0 billion in November, down $3.2 billion from $42.2 billion in October, revised. Show More Summary

Are Happy Days Here Again for the Economy?

At MoneyWatch: Are happy days here again for the economy?: Just before Christmas Day, the Bureau of Economic Analysis updated its estimate of growth to 5 percent for 2014's third quarter, and it also revised second-quarter growth to 4.6 percent....

US GDP Grows at 5 Percent in Q3 2014, Best of the Recovery

The US economy grew at a 5 percent annual rate in Q3 2014, the fastest rate of the recovery, according to the third estimate released yesterday by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. That is an upward revision from the 3.9 percent of the second estimate. Show More Summary

Exposing The Deception: How The US Economy "Grew" By $140 Billion In Q3 Due To Data Revisions

This is simply stunning. Regular readers will recall that last month, at the same time as the US Bureau of Economic Analysis reported was a far better than expected 3.9% GDP (since revised to 5.0% on the back of the previously notedShow More Summary

Personal Income increased 0.4% in November, Spending increased 0.6%

The BEA released the Personal Income and Outlays report for November: Personal income increased $54.4 billion, or 0.4 percent... in November, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased...Show More Summary

Trade Deficit mostly unchanged in October at $43.4 Billion

Earlier the Department of Commerce reported:The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $43.4 billion in October, down $0.2 billion from $43.6 billion in September, revised. Show More Summary

U.S. Trade Deficit Edged Marginally Lower in October

The Bureau of Economic Analysis and the Census Bureau said that the U.S. trade deficit edged marginally lower, down fromRead the Rest...

Personal Income and Spending Both Rose 0.2 Percent in October

The Bureau of Economic Analysis said that personal spending rose 0.2 percent in October, an improvement from being flat inRead the Rest...

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC