New accounting rules

Investor's Business Daily
October 2014
Investors Business Daily;10/20/2014, pA02
New accounting rules helped the eurozone avoid stagnation in Q2. Eurostat revised its Q1 GDP non-annualized growth figures to an 0.3% rise from 0.2%, and Q2 to 0.1% from 0%. The new calculation method takes into account broader measures of economic activity, including drug sales and prostitution.


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