Question: How do I find U.S. macroeconomic data, (e.g., CPI, GDP, economic indicators)?

Answer


Macroeconomic indicators based on the Gross National Product (GNP), Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and other statistical data characterizes the state and efficiency of a national economy. 

Go to the Virtual Business Library's Economic and Statistical Information section for links to useful resources including links to the following suggested resources.

Data-Planet Statistical Datasets: Go to the Key Economic Indicators tab for current and historical data.

Passport: Research data including: market data & forecasts, economic indicators, and more.

You may want to consult the NYU guide on Economic Resources.

You may also want to consult the following resources:

Federal Reserve’s FRED Economic Data website.

GPO’s Economic Indicators: Monthly publication prepared by the Council of Economic Advisers provides economic information on gross domestic product, income, employment, production, business activity, prices, money, credit, security markets, Federal finance, and international statistics.

Bureau of Economic Analysis and click on the U.S. Economic Accounts.

United States Census Bureau Economic Indicators.

 

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Last Updated: Jul 03, 2018Views:

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