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World Economy Continues to Grow in 2018

Since the first quarter of 2017, the US economy has accelerated to a rate even slightly above what we believe to be the “new normal.” The newly gained momentum has carried into the New Year. Expect about 2.7% for 2018 as a whole, which compares favorably to 2.4% in 2017 and 1.5% in 2016 Strong Fundamentals support this outlook. Improving household finances and corresponding consumer confidence will lead the way: 1. Incremental improvement in the labor market, especially in quality of jobs, will continue. 2. Increasing prices for housing and financial assets will add to the ongoing “wealth effect” and buoy consumer confidence. 3. Inflation will remain muted, maintaining consumer buying pow


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