April 03). Employment Situation Summary. Retrieved from Bureau of Labor Statistics: Personal Income and Outlays Report - The Personal Income and Outlays Report depicts figures regarding amounts individuals are earning and saving. The report also depicts trends in spending and what money is being spent on. This report is typically released monthly and details information from the previous month (Analysis, 2015). Analysis, B. o. (2015, March 30). PERSONAL INCOME AND OUTLAYS, FEBRUARY 2015. Retrieved from Burea of Economic Analysis: New-Home Sales Report - The new home sales report is generally released three weeks following the surveyed period. New home sales are important because they affect the GDP more than used home sales. When a new home is sold there is much which has gone into it including the costs of labor and construction materials. This affects the economy as an entirety (Bureau, 2015). Bureau, U. C. (2015, March 24). NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN FEBRUARY 2015. Retrieved from U.S. Census Bureau: Retail Sales Report - The Retail Sales Report depicts monthly sales which include both non-consumer and consumer aspects. This report is generally released within two weeks of completion of the surveyed month (Barnes, 2014). Barnes, R. (2014, October 07). Economic Indicators: Retail Sales Report. Retrieved from Investopedia: Consumer Price Index - The consumer price report displays the measurements of consumer prices. The consumer price report measures the cost of goods on a month to month basis and tracks any changes ((Labor, 2015). Labor, U. D. (2015, February 18). Consumer Price Index. Retrieved from U.S. Department of Labor:
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