One-Page History of U.S Economic Growth


World Real GDP/Capita Growth Has Been Consistent

21st Century Growth Continues




Consistent Growth Does Not Mean Constant Growth




The Great Recession Slowed Growth



Two Big U.S. Wage Drops Hurt
German and Japanese Competition Caused Drop #1
Southeast Asia, NAFTA and Illegal Imagists Caused Drop #2


But The Good Old Days Were Expensive
Does $5,800 = $5,800?



1964 TV's Were
Really Big and Really Expensive
and Everyone had a Sunburn



Today's TV Screens are Bigger, Set Is Smaller With a Much Better Picture
and Look at All the Extra Stuff You Get Today!