Associated Press (03/29/12) Martin Crutsinger; Christopher Rugaber
The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 3% in the final
quarter of 2011, the best pace in a year and a half, as the U.S.
Commerce Department reported no change on March 29 in its
previous growth estimate for the October-December quarter. Slower
growth in exports than previously estimated was offset by
stronger business investment. Economists expect growth has
probably slowed to 2% or less in the current January-March