Analyzing the Gross National Product (GNP) and other national economic statistics is one way to look at the financial well being of a country. Another more revealing and more interesting way is to analyze the variety and amount of goods and services consumed by citizens, businesses, and the various levels of government. The qHandbookq presents a systematic and statistical portrait of consumption and wealth, allowing readers to better understand America's economic, political, and cultural landscape. This handbook focuses on the latest statistical information available on U.S. spending habits by exploring a wide range of economic, demographic, and geographic variables.gOv/prod/3/98pubs/98statab/sasecl7.pdfagt;. Underlying data from Forbes, Inc., New York, NY ... 1000 Largest Industrial Corporations a Profits, by Industry: 1997 Notes: Minus sign (-) indicates decrease. (-) Represents or rounds to zero Generalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Statistical Handbook on Consumption and Wealth in the United States|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1999-01-01|