All Posts Tagged: trade

U.S. Outlook: Trade balance improves, but it’s not a good thing

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Chart showing monthly trend line of the US trade deficit.

Unfortunately, the recent narrowing in the trade deficit has been driven by import declines rather than better export performance.

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U.S. Outlook: U.S. growth has slowed considerably. Why?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing quarterly ups and downs of US GDP.

This is the third consecutive year the world’s largest economy would start off the year with dismal GDP growth.

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