OECD Economic Outlook, Volume 2004 Issue 1
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OECD Economic Outlook, Volume 2004 Issue 1

OECD's June 2004 assessment of economic developments and prospects.  In addition to the regular economic assessments and statistical information, this issue includes articles examining whether housing and mortgage market arrangements explain different degrees of economic resilience shown by OECD economies, through what mechanisms the US external deficit could adjust, to what extent stock market gyrations and one-off measures distort traditional measures of the fiscal stance, and how structural reform could enhance income convergence in Central European countries.
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The Challenges of Narrowing the US Current Account Deficit You do not have access to this content

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Narrowing the large current account deficit would require major changes to exchange rates, to fiscal policy or to the competitiveness of US exports – all of which would impose costs on the US and its on trading partners...

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