2022 Q1 U.S. Economic Outlook: A Focus on Rural America

In this issue, we consider the extent to which the global economy has recovered from the COVID-19 pandemic, looking especially at labor market conditions, growth in agriculture exports and the impact of supply-chain issues. The U.S. economy continued to expand heading into the new year, but geopolitical tensions have escalated in recent weeks with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Read more.