Economic Indicators


Updated: April 28, 2017

Quarterly commentary on the advance estimate of the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ GDP report.

News from EPI › Growth falters in the first quarter | 8:52 am, April 28, 2017
The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported today that gross domestic product (GDP), the most comprehensive measure of economic activity, grew at just a 0.7 percent annualized rate in the first three months of 2017, the slowest quarterly growth rate reported since the first three months of 2014.

Posted April 28, 2017 | Read the full report from EPI »

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