Economic growth prospects for 2019

By Matt Weiss

Through the first three quarters of 2018 the economy grew at a faster pace than it did in 2017. The big questions on economists minds are can this rate of growth be sustained, or are there signs that a slowdown in the economy could emerge?

KPMG’s Chief Economist, Constance Hunter, shares her views on the factors that drove economic growth in 2018 and what factors to watch closely when assessing the growth prospects for 2019.


To speak with Constance Hunter about what she expects from the economy in 2019, contact Matthew Weiss at

Matt Weiss

Matt Weiss

Director, Industry Communications, KPMG US

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