U.S. Economy Expanded at 2.6% Pace in Third Quarter
{ "movie":"http://media10.washingtonpost.com/wp/swf/OmniPlayer.swf", "id":"oplayer-video-swf", "width":"100%", height:"100%", "vars":{ "title":"U.S. Economy Expanded at 2.6% Pace in Third Quarter", "stillURL":"http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/photo/2010/12/22/PH2010122202028.jpg", "mediaQueryString":"http://static.washingtonpost.com/wp/swf/OmniPlayer.swf?id=12222010-21v&flvURL=/media/2010/12/22/12222010-21v.m4v&playAds=true&adZone=wpni.video.bloomberg&canShare=false&jsonURL=http%3A%2F%2Fmedia.washingtonpost.com%2Fmedia%2Fmeta%2F2010%2F12%2F22%2F12222010-21v.jsn" }, "params":{ "allowFullScreen":"true" } }

U.S. Economy Expanded at 2.6% Pace in Third Quarter

Dec. 22 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. economy expanded at a 2.6 percent annual rate in the third quarter, marking a pickup in growth that may extend into 2011 as companies and consumers gain confidence to spend. Bloomberg's Betty Liu and Michael McKee report. (Source: Bloomberg) (Bloomberg)

© 2010 Bloomberg