Type to search

Economics News

Economic forecasters see growth for the next two quarters


A survey of 41 professional economic forecasters showed a positive outlook for the next two quarters.

The participants expects the GDP to grow at a rate of 2.6 percent this upcoming quarter and 2.4 percent for the following quarter. Overall, they anticipate an annual average GDP growth of 2.2 percent, 2.5 percent in 2018, 2.1 percent in 2019, and 1.9 percent in 2020.

They expect a monthly job growth rate of 178,000 in 2017.

Get the free DBT email newsletter  

Follow the people, companies and issues that matter most to business in Delaware.


You Might also Like

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get the DBT Book of Lists

The definitive publication of contacts and key information from over 1,500 of Delaware's top businesses and organizations across 60 industries. 

No, thank you.

Free for a limited time! (Normally $50)

Stay updated with our free email newsletter

Keep up with the issues, companies and people that matter most to business in Delaware.

No, thank you.