Small Economic Gains Met With Cautious Optimism

Welcome to the number one recession survival blog! Sign up for our RSS feed and follow us on Twitter to get the most out of the information provided here. Thanks for joining us! Tweet Mr. Obama’s economic advisors have been promoting the few small gains that the economy...

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May 10, 09 Phosphorescence

Posted by in Recession Opinions

Tweet Hearing politicians, economists, and others amongst the chattering classes begin to whisper that maybe we have hit the bottom of our economic freefall, I am reminded of one of my new favorite horror movies, 2005’s The Descent.  In the movie, four adventurous women...

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While Obama’s Rhetoric Soars, His Plan Comes Up Short

Tweet My favorite economist thinks President-Elect Obama’s proposed economic stimulus plan is insufficient.  Paul Krugman writes in today’s New York Times, “The economic plan he’s offering isn’t as strong as his language about the economic threat.  In fact, it...

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When Will The Recession End?

Tweet Today, some tentative good news.  According to Blue Chip Economic Indicators, if the government does indeed pass the massive bailout package, the economy could start recovering as early as July 2009.  Over fifty economists from respected banks, brokerage firms, and...

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