Quarterly commentary on the advance estimate of the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ GDP report.
Lessons from today’s GDP report: Long-expected rebound in productivity finally seems to be happening, and no reason for Fed to raise rates in their next meeting
| 11:18 am, January 26, 2018
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reported this morning that gross domestic product (GDP—the widest measure of economic activity) grew at a 2.6 percent annualized rate in the last quarter of 2017.
Strong headline GDP growth number overstates economy’s strength: Actual trend unchanged and price inflation remains extraordinarily weak
Posted on October 27, 2017 | 12:31 pm
Posted on April 28, 2017 | 8:52 am
News from EPI › Economy continues steady but slow growth with 1.9 percent expansion in last quarter of 2016
Posted on January 27, 2017 | 9:07 am