Global Growth — U.S. Versus the World
How long will it take for the world to catch up with impressive U.S. economic growth?
July 18, 2001
During the past decade — and particularly the eight years of the Clinton presidency — this trend reversed impressively. Americans left most of the rest of the world behind. Of course, this faster U.S. growth may not be permanent. But anybody waiting for the situation to revert to the earlier growth gap might want to ask themselves the following questions: