Chief Economist Newsletter

Strong growth for the U.S. economy, but will it last?

Potential trade war adds uncertainty to the outlook.

Unloading a shipping container at a ship yard.
View file for explanation of data ranges displayed in chart: Exports tariffs

Source: Visa Business and Economic Insights analysis of U.S. Chamber of Commerce and U.S. Census data as of July 2018.

View file for explanation of data ranges displayed in chart: Economic health

Sources: Visa Business and Economic Insights; Visa Metro Insights.
*Measures employment and retail sales growth.