U.S. GDP Grew at 2.7% Rate; Jobless Claims Fell

Nov. 29 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. gross domestic product grew at a 2.7 percent annual rate in the third quarter, up from a 2 percent prior estimate, revised figures from the Commerce Department showed today in Washington. Separately, applications for jobless benefits decreased by 23,000 to 393,000 in the week ended Nov. 24, according to Labor Department figures. Betty Liu and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
IMF: The World Is Watching the Federal Reserve
45:16 - IMF Chief Economist Maurice Obstfeld talks with Francine Lacqua about how the world watches the Federal Reserve, offers his response to criticism of pessimistic forecasts from the IMF and the possibility of a recession in the United States. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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