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United States economic outlook: First half of 2021

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United States economic outlook: First half of 2021

Corporate author: NU. CEPAL Physical Description: 39 p. Editorial: ECLAC Date: October 2021 ECLAC symbol: LC/WAS/TS.2021/7

Description

The United States rebounded rapidly and robustly from the COVID-19 pandemic recession in the first half of 2021, as federal stimulus spending helped the economy expand at an annualized rate of over 6%. However, the economic recovery remains uneven.

The United States economic outlook: first half 2021 presents and analyses macroeconomic developments in the United States economy and examines how they could affect financial conditions in Latin America and the Caribbean. The report includes a gender focus on the labour market impact of the pandemic.