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White House economic adviser says coronavirus outbreak could 'maybe' impact U.S. GDP in Q1

Reuters | Washington DC | Updated: 15-02-2020 08:00 IST | Created: 15-02-2020 07:59 IST
White House economic adviser says coronavirus outbreak could 'maybe' impact U.S. GDP in Q1
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White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday the coronavirus outbreak in China could "maybe" knock two- to three-tenths of a percent off U.S. GDP in the first quarter.

"We're thinking maybe in the first quarter we lose ... two or three-tenths of one percent of GDP," the National Economic Council director said in an interview on Fox Business Network.


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