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U.S. Economics: Assessing the Real Cost of the Shutdown

With Ellen Zentner

Estimates suggest the U.S. Government shutdown trims one tenth of one percent off of GDP growth every week. But is that the full impact on growth? Chief U.S. Economist Ellen Zentner shares the hidden story.

In this addition to the Thoughts on the Market series, Chief U.S. Economist Ellen Zentner translates the sometimes complex world of economics, helping investors identify early indicators of market-moving trends. 

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