- US recovery anaemic. Du Plessis, Andre // Finance Week;8/30/2002, p40
Focuses on economic conditions in the U.S. as of August 30, 2002. Risk of a double-dip recession; Comparison with economic conditions in Japan; Collapse of the stock market; Decrease in consumer spending; Earnings performance of investment funds and hedge funds.
- Is the Recession Over? Mahoney, Sean // Business NH Magazine;Sep2003, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p7
Comments on the conclusion made by a panel of economists that recession in the U.S. actually ended back in November 2001. Growth of the country's gross domestic product; Economists' concern that the recovery has not resulted in the same level of new job growth as prior recoveries.
- The economy in perspective. // Economic Trends (07482922);Apr97, p1
Explains the impact of recessions on the economy of the United States. Business cycles as recurring fluctuations in economic activity; Pressures on resource availability that push up interest rates; Distinction between supply and demand disturbances; Concerns about growing inflationary pressures.
- Recession is over, analyst says. Waxman, Lionel // Inside Tucson Business;11/26/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 36, p5
Discusses the recovery of the United States economy in November 2001. Debunking of myths and forecasts that the U.S. will enter a recession; Strong growth of Arizona's economic sectors; Rise in consumer confidence; Nation's recovery from the anthrax scare; Anticipation that energy rates will...
- Defining recession won't help us escape. Sperling, Gene // Las Vegas Business Press;12/10/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 50, p5
Focuses on government announcements regarding recession in the U.S. Debate over the definition of recession; Call for an objective test of recession; Political influence in declaring recession.
- KEITH CRAIN: I'm glad I'm not an economist these days. Crain, Keith // Crain's Detroit Business;12/10/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p8
Presents an opinion on the claims of the United States government concerning the exacerbated economic recession. Sales increase of houses; Increase car sales; Continuance of consumer spending.
- Will the Rural Economy Rebound with the Rest of the Nation? // Economic Review (01612387);2002 1st Quarter, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p65
Examines the impact of the recession in the U.S. economy in 2001 on rural growth. Ability of the non-farm economy to recover in 2002; Prospects for growth in 2002; Ability of the farm economy to rebound further in 2002.
- Fed might cut rates next month. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;12/28/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 51, p12
Reports on the United States Federal Reserve's indications in December 2000 that recession presents a greater risk to the economic expansion of the U.S. Possible reduction in interest rates in January 2001; How an increase in energy prices could engender risks to inflation and inflationary...
- What economists mean by a `soft landing' is a bit hard to pin down. Matthews, Gordon // American Banker;4/18/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 73, p18
Provides information on economic slowdowns or soft landings for the economy of the United States. Episodes qualifying as soft landings in postwar economies according to economist Roseanne M. Cahn of CF First Boston Corp.; Economic consultant Robert Dederick's definition of soft landing; Change...