GDP: (Gross Domestic Product)
The total market value of all final goods and services produced within a given period by factors of production located within a country.
Goods that are produced by one firm for use in further processing by another firm.
Not counted in GDP
Used goods, paper assets, intermediate goods, goods not used w/in a yr; output aboard by domestically owned factors or production, output produced by US citizens living in other countries, transfer payment, interest
The total income of households.
The income recieved by households after paying social insurance taxes but before paying personal income taxes.
Disposable personal income
Personal income- personal income taxes. The amount that households have to spend or save.
GNP (Gross national product)
The total market value of all final goods and services produced within a given period by factors of production owned by a country's citizens, regardless of where the output is produced.
US: GDP < GNP
The total value of all newly produced capital goods (plant, equipment, housing and inventory) produced in a given period
Method of calculation GDP (measures total amount spent on all final goods/services during time period)
Households personal consumption (C)
A major component of GDP. Expenditures by consumers of goods and services.
Gross Private Domestic Investment (I)
Total investment in capital. The purchase of new housing, plants, equipment, and inventory by the private (non government) sector.
Change in business inventories
Amount by which firms' inventories(goods that firms produce now but intend to sell later) change during a period of time.
Government consumption and gross investment (G)
Expenditures by federal, state and local government for final goods and services.
Does not include gov transfer payments of interest payments on national debt (not payment for final good/service)