GDP and the Economy: Advance Estimates for the Third Quarter of 2006
Real GDP increased 1.6 percent after increasing 2.6 percent, reflecting an acceleration in imports, a downturn in inventory investment, a larger decrease in residential investment, and decelerations in consumer spending for services and state and local government spending.
Upcoming in the Survey...
Revised estimates of the annual industry accounts for 2003–2005 will be published in the December Survey.
Integrated Macroeconomic Accounts
BEA and the Federal Reserve Board have developed a sequence of accounts that relates U.S. economic activity to changes in net worth for major sectors of the economy. An article that describes the accounts will be published in upcoming Survey.