The State of the Economy: Economic Growth at Last in Q3

Dec 13, 2016Dec 14, 2016
Longworth House Office Building 9 Independence Ave SE Washington, DC 20515

Event Speakers

Bruce Yandle

Distinguished Adjunct Fellow

Event Audio

Initial estimates for Q3 show an uptick in GDP at 2.9%. After slow growth in the first half of 2016 and optimistic forecasts for Q4, will the US be able to reach 2.0% growth for the year?

Please join the Mercatus Center at George Mason University for a presentation by Dr. Bruce Yandle. Dr. Yandle will discuss his latest quarterly report (to be released on December 5) and:

  • Public choice economics and the “Forgotten Man”;
  • Global trade and the state of American manufacturing;
  • Deep economic differences between states and regions.

Click here to read the entire report prior to the presentation.