On This PageFebruary 2004, No. 199a

Expansion Picks Up Steam (Special Issue)
Last Updated: 01/22/04

While the U.S. economy has been expanding for the past two years, it hasn't felt all that robust. What can we expect in 2004? Can the acceleration in economic growth that followed the end of major fighting in Iraq be sustained? A recent Chicago Fed symposium brought economists from academia and business together to discuss the outlook for 2004.