Brent R. Moulton, Associate Director for National Income, Expenditures, and Wealth Accounts, supervised the preparation of this comprehensive revision of the national income and product accounts. Karl D. Galbraith, Chief of the Government Division, and Ralph H. Kozlow, Chief of the National Income and Wealth Division, directed major parts of the revision. Robert P. Parker, Chief Statistician, provided technical guidance. Shelby W. Herman and Kali K. Kongtogether with Willie J. Abney, Jennifer A. Bennett, Arnold J. Katz, Kurt Kunze, Leonard J. Loebach, Karin E. Moses, Thae S. Park, Claire G. Pitzer, and David F. Sullivancoordinated and conducted the estimate review process.
Eugene P. Seskin wrote the article describing the revision. Kali K. Kong and Karin E. Moses prepared the tables for the article. Duane G. Hackmann, Sherman J. Hammack, Karl V. Rohrer and Teresa L. Weadock prepared analyses and other review materials for both the article and the news release. Mary Carol Barron, Michael J. Boehm, Sherman J. Hammack, John Sporing, Jr., and Mary D. Young were responsible for developing and operating the computer systems used to compile, check, analyze, and report the final estimates. David F. Sullivan coordinated the presentational improvements and table changes.
Other BEA staff who made significant contributions to the revision are listed below.
Personal consumption expendituresClinton P. McCully, GoodsM. Greg Key, Robert N. Ganz, Everette P. Johnson, James J. Raley III, Shirley D. Tisdale. ServicesAaron C. Catlin, Thea C. Graham, Myung G. Han.
Investment and Foreign transactionsCarol E. Moylan, Leonard J. Loebach, Randall T. Matsunaga. InventoriesDebra M. Blagburn, Jennifer A. Ribarsky. StructuresWharton H. Berger, Velma P. Henry. Foreign transactions, equipment, software, and pricesDavid B. Wasshausen, Jeffrey W. Crawford, Nadia F.P. Sadee, Nicole M. Spugnardi, Reed M. Wirick.
Federal Government transactionsPamela A. Kelly, Laura M. Beall, Peter G. Beall, Kurt S. Bersani, James E. Boucher, Ann M. Groszkiewicz, Doris N. Johnson, Sean P. Keehan, Raymen G. LaBella, Claire G. Pitzer, Michael D. Randall, Michelle D. Robinson, Mary L. Roy, Shelly Smith, Benyam Tsehaye, Andrew E. Vargo.
State and local governmentBruce E. Baker, Steven J. Andrews, W. Robert Armstrong, Joanne Buenzli, Florence H. Campi, Benjamin D. Cowan, Janet H. Kmitch, Donald L. Peters.
Chain-type quantity and price measuresChristian Ehemann, Michael J. Boehm, Sherman Hammack, Karl V. Rohrer.
IncomeCarol E. Moylan.
Personal incomePaul R. Lally, Thae S. Park, Toui C. Pomsouvan.
Employee compensationPaul R. Lally, Molly B. Knight. Wages and salariesBrian V. Moran, James. E. Rankin. Other labor incomeMonisha Primlani, Garth K. Trinkl, Ernest D. Wilcox.
Business incomeKenneth A. Petrick. Corporate profitsDebora A. Fisher, Jerry L. Stone. Nonfarm proprietors' incomeWillie J. Abney.
Property incomeGeorge M. Smith. Farm output and incomeFred G. Kappler. Interest incomeMary Kate Schuster. Rental income of persons and housing outputDenise A. McBride, Shaunda M. Villones.
Consumption of fixed capitalShelby W. Herman. PrivatePhyllistine M. Barnes, Michael D. Glenn, Kurt Kunze, Dennis R. Weikel. GovernmentD. Timothy Dobbs, Jennifer A. Bennett, Charles S. Robinson.
NIPA informationMarilyn E. Baker, Phyllistine M. Barnes, Virginia H. Mannering, Teresa L. Weadock.
SecretarialEsther M. Carter, Katherine Dent, Angela P. Pointer, Angela M. Tucker, Dorothy A. Wilson.
Other contributions to definitional, classificational, and statistical improvements were made by Robert L. Brown, Barbara M. Fraumeni, Bruce T. Grimm, Robert J. McCahill, Lisa C. Ninomiya, Mark A. Planting, and Robert E. Yuskavage.