Tag Archives: Bureau of Economic Analysis

2017 Defense Bill Includes War Cost Disclosure Provision

The Congress-approved fiscal 2017 defense authorization bill contains a provision that would require the Defense Department and Internal Revenue Service to publish data on U.S.’ war-related expenditures online, Military Times reported Sunday. Leo Shane III writes Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia) authored the provision in an effort to spark discussions among …

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Bureau of Economic Analysis: GDP Up 2% in 2015’s Third Quarter

The real gross domestic product increased 2.0 percent in the third quarter of 2015, buoyed by a growth in consumer spending, business fixed investments and residential investments, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The White House said Tuesday real gross domestic output also grew 2.3 percent in the third …

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Commerce Dept to Issue GDP Per Industry Report; Carol Moylan Comments

The Commerce Department will start to publish the country’s quarterly gross domestic product per industry starting next month, Reuters reported Tuesday. Lucia Mutikani writes that Carol Moylan, associate director for industry economic accounts at the Bureau of Economic Analysis, said the report is intended to information and deeper insight for policy …

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