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U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
U.S. International Investment Position, 1st quarter 2015, Year 2014, and Annual Revisions
The U.S. net international investment position at the end of the first quarter of 2015 was -$6,794.0 billion (preliminary), as the value of U.S. liabilities exceeded the value of U.S. assets. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, the net position was -$7,019.7 billion (revised). The $225.7 bil......
Personal Income and Outlays, May 2015
Personal income increased $79.0 billion, or 0.5 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $65.5 billion, or 0.5 percent, in May, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $105.9 billion, or 0.9 percent. In April, personal income i......
Gross Domestic Product, 1st quarter 2015 (third estimate); Corporate Profits, 1st quarter 2015 (revised estimate)
Real gross domestic product -- the value of the production of goods and services in the United States, adjusted for price changes -- decreased at an annual rate of 0.2 percent in the first quarter of 2015, according to the "third" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the fourth ......
Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, 1st quarter 2015
Real spending (output) on travel and tourism decelerated in the first quarter of 2015, increasing at an annual rate of 2.0 percent after increasing 4.9 percent (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2014. By comparison, real gross domestic product (GDP) turned down, decreasing 0.7 percent (second estim......
State Quarterly Personal Income, 1st quarter 2014 - 1st quarter 2015
State personal income grew 0.9 percent on average in the first quarter of 2015, after growing 1.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to estimates released today by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal income grew in 46 states and growth accelerated in 15 of those states. The ......
U.S. International Transactions, 1st quarter 2015 and Annual Revisions
The U.S. current-account deficit-a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)-increased to $113.3 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2015 ......
Gross Domestic Product by State, Advance 2014 and Revised 1997-2013
Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased in 48 states and the District of Columbia in 2014, according to new statistics released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Professional, scientific, and technical services; nondurable goods manufacturing; and real estate and rental and leasing......
U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, April 2015
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 $40.9 billion in April, down $9.7 billion from $50.6 billion in March, revised. April exports were $189.9 billion, $1.9 billion more than March......
Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 4th quarter and annual 2014
Nondurable goods manufacturing; professional, scientific, and technical services; and mining were the leading contributors to U.S. economic growth in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to statistics on the breakout of GDP by industry released today by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Both t......
Impact of Arts and Culture on U.S. Economy
Nominal value added from all arts and cultural production (ACP) industries- a measure of this sector's contribution to gross domestic product (GDP)-increased 3.8 percent, or $25.8 billion in 2012, according to new statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Value added for ACP acc......
Courtesy bea.gov

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Puerto Rico wants to be able to declare bankruptcy
Puerto Rico's governor called on Washington to change federal bankruptcy laws to help the island get out from its debts.
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