A message from Mary Bohman, Acting Director of the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
Real GDP increased 6.6 percent in the second quarter of 2021, reflecting positive contributions from consumer spending, nonresidential fixed investment, exports, and state and local government spending.
Net government saving increased $1,622.4 billion to −$2,478.2 billion. Net federal government saving increased $747.5 billion to −$3,341.4 billion. Net state and local government saving increased $875.0 billion to $863.2 billion.
Statistics on value added and employment and expenditures on property, plant, and equipment and research and development.
We highlight the careers of Bruce Grimm and Ray Mataloni, whose contributions had significant impact on the development of BEA statistics.