Explore the connection between the economic indicators and real-world issues. These lessons typically can be done in one class period.
Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) during the first quarter (January through March) of 2004 increased at an annual rate of 4.4 percent. This is a .2 percent increase over the initial announcement one month ago.
Real gross domestic product (GDP) during the first quarter (January through March) of 2005 increased at an annual rate of 3.5 percent. This is the preliminary estimate of the change in real GDP for the first quarter. It is a revision of the advance estimate of a 3.1 percent increase in real GDP in the first quarter. The increase in real GDP was primarily due to increases in consumption and inventory, software, equipment, residential housing investment, and exports. Imports did increase during the quarter.
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