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Growth accounting

For those who like to make simple connections between trade policy and growth, it don't get much simplisher than this:

In the first quarter, trade subtracted a full point from the G.D.P., which expanded just 0.6 percent, the slowest in more than four years. While trade has occasionally aided growth for a quarter, it has not added to a full year’s growth since 1995.

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