§ Mr. Howard
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what research he has commissioned into the current situation of the housing market in the United States of America; and if he will publish the results of such research. 
§ Ruth Kelly
HM Treasury continually monitors developments in all the world's major economies. The Government's latest forecasts for G7 GDP growth, taking into account all relevant factors, were published in the Financial Statement and Budget Report (HC 500) on 9 April.