December Vining Sparks Forecast and Bloomberg Survey of Economists
by Craig Dismuke, Dudley Carter
Economists Lower Rate Forecasts but Expect Economy to Continue Growing in 2019
Economists revised their 2019 growth forecasts slightly lower and expect interest rates to remain more rangebound than previously expected in the December Bloomberg Survey of Economists. Slowing housing activity and recent market volatility appear to be the primary catalysts for these revisions.