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  • March 11, 2016

    US Outlook H1 2016

    Topic in focus: Foreign investment in the US is becoming less foreign.


  • April 01, 2015

    US Outlook H1 2015

    The US economy has clearly lost momentum since the beginning of this year. Economic data published is consistent with a GDP growth rate in the first quarter of between only 1.5% and 2.5%


  • September 25, 2014

    US Outlook H2 2014

    The US economy will very likely experience a moderate slowdown this year - from 2.2% in 2013 to around 2.0% in 2014 - but is expected to accelerate to 3.0% in 2015.


  • November 13, 2013

    US Outlook H2 2013

    The US economy grew by only 1.8% in the first half of 2013 compared with 2.45% during the first half of 2012. It seems that fiscal tightening at the beginning of the year held back the US economy.


  • February 25, 2013

    US Outlook H1 2013

    The outlook for the US economy has meaningfully improved in recent months. It seems that monetary policy is gaining more traction in stimulating private demand amid increasing signs that deleveraging in the financial and private household sector has come to an end.


  • August 23, 2012

    US Outlook H2 2012

    The US economy is experiencing one of the weakest economic upswings on record. Even the biggest monetary and fiscal stimulus in modern history was not able to spark stronger growth.


  • August 14, 2011

    US Outlook H2 2011

    Halfway through 2011, it is clear the US economy is slowing down and threatening to stall
    a recovery that many hoped would actually be strengthening.


  • February 14, 2011

    US Outlook H1 2011

    The growth outlook for the US has improved sharply in recent months. Both monetary and fiscal stimulus initiatives play a role.