The Treasury's graph of the year shows GDP resuming its trend growth following the steep drop...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Treasury's graph of the year shows GDP resuming its trend growth following the steep drop amidst the financial crisis. Unfortunately, something greater than trend is required to bring GDP back to its potential track. The difference between potential and actual GDP today stands at more than $1T, a number the power of compounding is sure to expand unless the unused capacity in labor and machine is put back to use.