Daily Gains Letter

GDP Growth

GDP growth is a measure of all the goods and services produced within a country (gross domestic product) and its level of growth from the previous time period. GDP growth is usually calculated and stated in real terms, which means that it is adjusted for inflation. This number for GDP growth gives an accurate picture of the true strength of an economy. The goal for policy makers and politicians is to create an environment for GDP growth to reach maximum potential without increasing inflation.