Fed May Rise Rates Sooner Than Expected In a speech during the Economic Symposium in Jackson Hole, Fed Chair Janet Yellen brought the possibility of raising interest rates earlier than anticipated if progress in the labor market continued or if inflation moves up more rapidly.

ECB President Urges for Structural Reforms In a speech during the Economic Symposium in Jackson Hole, ECB President Mario Draghi showed concerns over high unemployment in the Euro Area and said that the strategy to reduce it has to involve both the euro area and governments.

GDP Billion USDGDP YoYGDP QoQInterest rateInflation rateJobless rateGov. BudgetDebt/GDPCurrent AccountExchange ratePopulation
168002.40%4.00%0.25%2.00%6.20%-4.10%101.53%-2.30119.89317.30
127500.70%0.00%0.15%0.40%11.50%-3.00%92.60%2.401.35332.88
92407.50%2.00%6.00%2.30%4.10%-2.10%22.40%2.006.061354.04
5960-0.10%-1.70%0.00%3.60%3.70%-7.60%227.20%0.70102.10127.22
36350.80%-0.20%0.15%0.85%5.10%0.00%78.40%7.501.3581.84
27350.30%0.00%0.15%0.50%10.10%-4.20%91.80%-1.301.3565.28
25223.20%0.80%0.50%1.60%6.40%-5.80%90.60%-4.401.6463.26
22461.90%0.20%11.00%6.50%4.90%1.90%56.80%-3.662.41193.94
20970.80%-0.30%8.00%7.50%4.90%-0.50%13.41%1.5635.23143.35
2071-0.30%-0.20%0.15%0.09%12.30%-3.00%132.60%1.001.3559.39
18774.60%2.10%8.00%7.96%5.20%-4.50%67.72%-1.7062.721233.00
18252.22%0.30%1.00%2.10%7.00%-1.00%89.10%-3.201.1135.06
15613.50%1.10%2.50%3.00%6.40%-1.20%20.48%-2.900.8822.79
13581.20%0.60%0.15%-0.34%24.47%-7.10%93.90%0.801.3546.20
13053.60%0.60%2.25%1.60%3.40%-1.50%33.80%5.801085.1950.00
12611.60%1.00%3.00%4.07%5.47%-2.30%36.90%-1.8013.37116.90
8685.12%2.47%7.50%4.53%5.70%-2.30%26.11%-3.3012213.00245.90
8204.30%1.70%8.25%9.32%8.80%-1.20%35.85%-7.902.2775.62
8000.90%0.50%0.15%0.89%8.20%-2.30%73.50%10.401.3516.73
7454.70%4.70%2.00%2.60%5.50%6.40%2.68%18.003.7529.55
6512.00%0.50%0.00%0.00%2.90%0.00%35.40%13.500.917.95
612-0.20%-0.80%22.50%10.90%7.50%-2.60%45.60%-0.908.0241.28
5581.90%0.20%0.25%0.00%7.10%-1.10%40.60%6.206.559.48
5236.21%6.21%12.00%8.30%23.90%-1.80%11.00%7.10162.50166.21
5183.20%0.60%2.50%-0.20%11.90%-4.30%57.00%-1.303.1538.53
513-0.30%0.90%1.50%2.20%3.20%11.10%29.52%11.006.284.99
5081.00%0.10%0.15%0.34%8.50%-2.60%101.50%-1.601.3511.08
4893.74%1.45%1.88%1.75%3.95%-2.00%40.98%11.7330.3323.31
4381.00%6.80%16.56%60.90%7.10%-11.50%49.80%7.106.2929.72
4160.60%0.20%0.15%1.80%7.30%-1.50%74.50%2.701.358.44
3870.40%0.90%2.00%2.16%1.15%-2.50%45.70%-0.7033.0366.79
3845.20%4.40%1.00%2.20%4.20%10.15%16.70%14.913.679.21
3786.40%2.30%4.25%2.89%9.19%-2.41%31.80%-3.402010.0047.10
369-4.20%14.15%14.60%10.70%-0.78%10.63%8.1224891.0075.10
3511.60%-0.60%5.75%6.30%25.50%-4.00%46.10%-5.8011.1752.20
3311.45%0.84%0.20%0.80%4.00%-0.80%44.50%7.305.535.57
3126.40%1.80%3.25%3.20%2.90%-3.90%54.80%4.703.3529.20
2982.40%0.10%0.08%1.80%2.00%1.10%105.50%18.001.285.31
2912.37%0.42%0.50%0.30%6.30%-3.15%67.40%2.473.527.91
2771.90%0.20%3.50%4.50%6.45%-0.70%12.80%-3.40555.6017.40
2741.80%-0.10%0.50%4.00%3.30%0.60%33.84%2.107.777.22
2722.50%2.50%9.25%10.61%13.40%-9.10%87.10%-2.406.9783.66
2725.70%1.20%3.75%4.90%7.00%-1.40%49.20%3.5045.4195.80
257-0.60%0.10%0.15%0.80%9.20%-2.00%57.00%-1.101.355.43
242-0.20%0.20%0.15%-0.70%27.20%-12.70%175.10%0.701.3511.29
2374.10%4.10%10.00%7.88%6.00%-8.00%63.30%-1.10105.47178.91
2243.90%8.60%5.50%6.90%5.00%-2.10%13.53%0.05155.5517.17
2234.21%6.00%2.30%15.10%-5.55%31.34%6.711164.0032.58
2200.80%0.60%0.15%-0.90%13.90%-4.90%129.00%0.501.3510.54