Archive for February 15th, 2010

Deeper Analysis

Fourth-Quarter Economic Growth in The United States and Japan

February 15, 2010

The United States and Japan had similar growth in GDP, consumption, business investment, and exports last quarter.  The following table expresses fourth quarter against third quarter growth off GDP and its main components — consumption C, non-residential investment I, residential investment H, government spending G, exports X and imports M — as percentage changes at […] More

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Japanese Growth and Deflation in 4Q09 Exceeded Expectations

February 15, 2010

Holidays in North America, Asia, and South America to dampen activity today: U.S. Presidents Day, Canadian Family Day, Chinese Lunar New Year and Mardi Gras in Brazil. The dollar is narrowly mixed, showing upticks of 0.2% against the euro and 0.1% against the Swiss franc, sterling and the yen but dips of 0.2% relative to […] More