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Finance Glossary

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A widely cited economic indicator and measurement of productivity. The GDP measures the total market value of all goods and service produced within a country (by citizens and foreign residents) during a specified period. In comparison, the Gross National Product measures the total market values of all goods and services produced by a nation’s citizens regardless of where they live.