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Is the U.S. Headed for a Double-Dip Recession?

In addition to a host of warnings, last Wednesday’s Congressional Budget Office report did contain a little bit of good news. The economy will grow slightly...

U.S. Carmakers Accelerating Out of the Recession

The U.S. auto industry is revving its engine heading into the new year. The three largest domestic car-makers posted strong gains to close out 2011 in another...

The Best Recession Protection: Education

December marks the fourth anniversary of the official beginning of the Great Recession. Though the National Bureau of Economic Research deemed the recession to...

Study: Child Abuse Increased During the Recession

An increase in child abuse, mostly in infants, is linked with the recent recession in new research that raises fresh concerns about the impact of the nation's...

Why the Real Estate Recession is Halting Divorces

Study after study has looked at the impact of the recession on everything from obesity to fashion. But I’ve had my eye on a number of reports all year which,...

Romney’s Recession Riddle

The political media is having fun with a new Mitt Romney flip-flop, namely that the former Massachusetts governor first said, last week, that Barack Obama’s...