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Are We Already in A Recession?

What’s in a name? Would a recession by any other name be as painful? That’s the debate that raged a few years ago as economists and commentators debated whether...

How Columbus, Ohio Bounced Back from the Recession

The Columbus metropolitan area has created more jobs than any other place in Ohio over the last two years and it’s become a model for what an economy can do when...

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...

Is the Recession Hurting College Enrollment?

Harvard, Yale and a few other selective universities may be announcing record numbers of applicants for the semester beginning in the fall, but higher-education...

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...