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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

US recession


Behind virus and protests: A chronic US economic racial gap

June 09, 2020 9:59 am

The coronavirus recession is especially disheartening because African Americans finally seemed to be making headway in the aftermath of the Great Recession of 2007-2009.

Virus pushes US unemployment toward highest since Depression

April 24, 2020 10:31 am

In response to the deepening economic crisis, the House passed a nearly USD 500 billion spending package to help buckled businesses and hospitals.

Somebody had to take China on: Trump on short-term recession in US

August 21, 2019 7:07 am

"Whether it's good or bad, the short term is irrelevant. We have to solve the problem with China because they're taking out USD 500 billion a year plus. Somebody had to take China on," he said.

Tips for spotting US recession before it becomes official

June 16, 2019 10:47 am

Economists look to a wide range of data -- from government, private and market sources -- to try to figure out just when things are headed downhill.

US recession ahead? Fed policymakers say not to worry

April 21, 2018 8:18 am

The Fed policymakers reason that a bigger supply of debt should put downward pressure on Treasury prices and deliver a corresponding lift to yields.

US primed to bring back jobs lost to recession: Obama

January 18, 2014 5:47 pm

Obama said where Congress is not acting, he will act on his own to put opportunity within reach for anyone who is willing to work for it.

Not raising debt ceiling could result in 2008-like situation: US Dept of Treasury

October 04, 2013 9:11 am

Inability to pay bills on time will affect every US citizen,including seniors,veterans and doctors.

US household wealth regains pre-recession peak

March 08, 2013 11:10 am

Gains are helping support the economy and could lead to further spending and growth.

'US recessionary trend may hurt India'

September 22, 2011 3:34 pm

India may suffer increased unemployment and lower growth on US troubles,says Deloitte.

Obama confronts ‘crisis’ with $447 billion plan

September 10, 2011 1:02 am

US President Barack Obama has challenged Congress to enact a $447 billion package of tax cuts and new spending to revive a stalled job market.