National Articles

Articles published in the Survey of Current Business from February 2018 to the present. For earlier articles, browse by date.

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  1. The partial government shutdown resulted in delays of many of the principal source data used to produce estimates of gross domestic product (GDP). This “initial” estimate of GDP for the fourth quarter of 2018 reflects a combination of data and methods typically used for both the advance and second current quarterly estimates.