How strong was GDP in 2021?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 28, 2022

Dr. Perryman responds to the most recent numbers and how they reflect economic growth for the year. 

How weak were third‑quarter GDP numbers?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 01, 2021

Dr. Perryman explains the causes of the disappointing numbers and slow growth rate. 

What did GDP look like in the first quarter of 2021?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on April 30, 2021

Dr. Perryman explains what has allowed for the robust GDP growth the country has seen. 

What is the economic loss from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on August 05, 2020

Dr. Perryman presents estimates for economic statistics including GDP and job losses for the country.

How is long‑term GDP affected by the coronavirus pandemic?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on June 08, 2020

The Congressional Budget Office has released a report estimating GDP losses over the following ten years. Dr. Perryman breaks down the numbers. 

Do we need economic measures other than GDP?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on February 04, 2020

In response to topics discussed at the recent American Economic Association meeting, Dr. Perryman explains the need for data other than GDP to measure economic wellbeing.

What were the final GDP numbers for 2019, and what do they indicate?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on February 03, 2020

The final gross domestic product numbers for the fourth quarter and 2019 are out. Dr. Perryman provides analysis.

What did the GDP numbers in the third quarter indicate about the economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on December 02, 2019

The initial revision to the third quarter GDP numbers puts growth at 2.1%, up from 1.9%.

What factors contributed to the lower‑than‑expected 1.9% GDP growth?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 01, 2019

Dr. Perryman weighs in on the 1.9% GDP growth numbers, and resists talking about a recession on the horizon.

What did the second quarter gross domestic product numbers reveal?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on July 29, 2019

Dr. Perryman takes a look at Friday's 2.1% increase in gross domestic product numbers for the second quarter from the Commerce Department.