Category Archives: Great Recession

Will Americans Choose Economic Growth and Prosperity – Or Economic Decline and Poverty?

Today, America is at an extremely critical juncture in our history.  We are a prosperous nation on the brink of economic decline.  We are currently in the midst of an exceptionally weak recovery, following the worst recession since the Great Depression in the 1930’s.  America is following a set of high tax and reckless spending policies that are creating astoundingly-high [...]
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Are We Heading into Another Great Recession in 2011?

Donald L. Luskin presents powerful evidence in The Wall Street Journal this week that the current stock market is tracking very closely to the stock market in the 1930’s.  Of particular concern are two critical economic policies that might help trigger another Great Recession in 2011.  Remember, the National Bureau of Economic Research announced a month [...]
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Is the Great Recession Over? Will the 2nd Great Recession Start in 2011?

The Wall Street Journal reported this week that the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has officially announced that the recession was over in June 2009 (more than a year ago).  This is the group that attempts to accurately determine when recessions begin and end.  According to The Wall Street Journal, NBER also stated that [...]
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