Fed's Kaplan: I'm getting more confident about 2019 growth outlook
Return of the hawks
- His confidence in growth is firm and has been building
- We've got a tight job market and a strong consumer
- Our growth estimates have been firming since the start of the year
- I'm less worried about China but Europe still decelerating
GDP trackers have been rising to around 2.5% for Q1 after starting out under 1%.