Moody’s Analytics’ chief economist Mark Zandi has lowered his expectations for the growth of the U.S. economy into 2012. He says GDP will grow 2.6 percent next year and unemployment will likely remain high. Zandi and his colleagues at Moody’s expect the U.S. economy to perform a bit better in 2012, but they say the outcome will depend on policy decisions coming out of both Europe and Washington. Article Feed