Bureau of Economic Analysis

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The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is the world’s trusted, impartial source of comprehensive data about the U.S. economy. BEA’s economic statistics, free and accessible to all, inform decision making by businesses, entrepreneurs, consumers and governments.

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Mission: To provide the most timely, relevant, and accurate economic accounts data in an objective and cost-effective manner.

Core Values: 
Integrity: Maintaining the sterling reputation of BEA and its statistics.
Quality: Producing timely, relevant, and accurate statistics.
Excellence: Fostering staff excellence and recognizing and rewarding employee contributions.
Responsiveness: Providing customers with the programs and services they need.
Innovation: Using technology and new methodologies to meet measurement challenges.

USG Webinar Series: BEA's Got Your Number

This webinar, part of SelectUSA's USG Webinar Series, provides an overview of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States in 2018, including highlights from the Bureau of Economic Analysis' (BEA) 2019 data release on new FDI and direct investment transactions and positions. This information can help stakeholders make more informed FDI decisions.

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