On June 16, 2016, the new notification of US International Transactions
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On June 16, 2016, the new notification of US International Transactions was released from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (Dept. of Commerce).

 

Please print the pdf from the link below and answer the following-
http://www.bea.gov/newsreleases/international/transactions/transnewsrelease.htm

 

1. Did the current account deficit increase or decrease? To what number?

 

2. What was the change in goods imported? In how many categories?

Where was the change in goods exported? In how many categories?

3. What was the change in services imported? In how many categories?

Where was the change in services exported? In how many categories?

4. Briefly looking at the financial account, describe the movement in acquisition of direct investment assets.

 

5. Significant is the current position of Reserve Assets of the US. Why is this significant and what

happened?

6. Calculate the balance of payments Line 1 less Line 31 (try to match line 101- Q4 2015).

What is the US current account trade deficit (Q2) and which direction did it move from Quarter 3 to Quarter 4?

 

7. Was the current-account deficit revised from Q3 to Q4 in 2015? If so, how was it revised ?

After identifying (highlighting, starring, etc.) please- upload as pdf.

Please note in the comments section of the assignment upload the value of this assignment to your current learning.Did it help add to your learning? Is the effect on trade's movement and organizational development and strategy now better understood? Any piece most helpful to you? Your own comments are welcome.