U.S. economic growth slows to 0.5 percent in first quarter
by Adam Rombel
Date: 4/28/2016 at 12:31:8
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U.S. economic growth slowed in the first three months of the year, with the nation’s real gross domestic product (GDP) increasing by just 0.5 percent, the slowest pace in a couple years.
That’s according to data issued by the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) on Thursday morning.