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    Small Country Expenditures and GDP

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    A very small country's gross domestic product is $12 million. If government expenditures amount to $7.5 million and gross private domestic investment is $5.5 million, what would be the amount of net exports of goods and services?

    How would your answer change if the gross domestic product had been $14 million?

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    1. Gross Domestic Product is defined by an online source as, "The monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period". (http://www.investopedia.com/terms/g/gdp.asp#axzz2GOfi4rcA). It includes consumption expenditure, government expenditure, investments and the difference between exports and imports within a defined territory.
    Another online source confirms this by providing a formula for the GDP ...

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    The expert examines small country expenditures and GDP.