Here are the major business and economic events for this week:
* Tuesday -- The Commerce Department reports on international trade for February; the Treasury Department issues data on the federal budget for March.
* Wednesday -- The Commerce Department releases figures on retail sales for March.
* Thursday -- The Commerce Department issues its report on business inventories for February; the Labor Department releases figures on weekly jobless claims; and Freddie Mac reports on mortgage rates.
* Friday -- The Federal Reserve reports on March industrial production, and the spring meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund will run through Sunday.