Top Forecasters for the U.S. Economy

Top Forecasters for the U.S. Economy

French economist Christophe Barraud, right, the No. 1 forecaster in our ranking, and the German team of Bernd Weidensteiner, far left, and Christoph Balz, which captured the No. 2 spot, both see growth in the U.S. accelerating in 2014. Photograph: Olaf Blecker/Bloomberg Markets