On This PageJanuary 2003, No. 185b

Any Bounce in the Economy in 2003? (Special Issue)
Last Updated: 12/26/02

The U.S. economy is growing, albeit at a sluggish pace. What can we expect in 2003? After an impressive performance through the recent recession, will consumer spending continue to drive growth in the year ahead? A recent Chicago Fed symposium brought economists from academia and business together to discuss the outlook for 2003.