Can U.S. Economy Keep Its Pace After a Decade of Growth?

The U.S. economic expansion since the last downturn has lasted almost a decade. Does the world's largest economy have the stamina to keep on growing?

About the Author

Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.

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Equities and Economic Growth

The U.S. economy has been expanding for almost a decade after the last downturn. Growth does not come to a halt due to old age, but does the world's largest economy have the stamina to keep on growing? Protect your equities investment portfolio against uncertainty with futures and options.

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