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Peak Doesn’t Mean Weak as U.S. Economic Growth Set to Cool

  • GDP seen advancing at 8.5% annual rate in second quarter
  • Delta variant introduces uncertainty for consumer outlook

Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

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The best growth of the expansion is likely behind the U.S. just as the world’s largest economy reclaims its pre-pandemic level of output.