Weak growth stalls US recovery
Nikhil Kumar is The Independent's New York correspondent. He was formerly assistant editor on the foreign desk and has also done a variety of jobs on the city desk, where he wrote about markets, commodities and other business and economics topics.
Thursday 27 June 2013
The US economy grew by just 1.8 per cent during the first quarter of the year, far less than the initial estimate of 2.4 per cent, according to new figures published yesterday in a US Commerce Department report.
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