The U.S. economy grew at a rate of 3.2 percent in the fourth quarter of last year, a rise supported by the fastest pace of consumer spending in three years. But other indicators, such as a recent stock market slide and slipping consumer confidence, aren’t as rosy. We’ll take the pulse of the nation’s economy.
Kathy Bostjancic, director of macroeconomic analysis for The Conference Board
Ludwig Chincarini, associate professor of finance in the University of San Francisco's School of Management
Jerry Nickelsburg, professor of economics at UCLA's Anderson School of Management