Some articles on gdp:
... Korea "miraculously" avoided recession with GDP returning positive at a 0.1% expansion in the first quarter of 2009 ... Of the seven largest economies in the world by GDP, only China and France avoided a recession in 2008 ... Until recently Chinese officials considered 8% GDP growth to be required simply to create enough jobs for rural people moving to urban centres ...
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