Examining the Quality of Early GDP Component Estimates

  • Tara M. Sinclair
  • Published 2011


In this paper we examine the quality of the initial estimates of headline GDP and 10 major components of both real and nominal U.S. GDP. We ask a number of questions about various characteristics of the differences between the initial estimates available one month after the end of the quarter to the estimates available three months after the end of the… (More)


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