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Plenty of obstacles in Trump’s path to 4% economic growth

Plenty of obstacles in Trump’s path to 4% economic growth

Dramatic slowdown in population growth led to sluggish demand growth, firms responded by cutting back on investment spending By Kip Beckman, Principal Economist, World Outlook Economic growth in the U.S. has averaged around 2 per cent per year since the end of the 2008–09 recession—one of the slowest recoveries from a severe economic downturn ever. Donald Trump […]

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