From Economic Synopses: May’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.8%, the lowest in 18 years. Does this tell us something about the next recession?
FDIC records and research, including a study of bank failures in the 1920s.
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From Economic Synopses: Tariff increases have been associated with lower economic activity.
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Housing gridlock: Owners are hanging on to their mid-priced homes, leaving fewer options for would-be buyers.
From Economic Synopses: Changes to corporate and personal income taxes could entice firms to change their legal form of organization.
From Economic Synopses: Regional house prices aren’t closely related to overall regional inflation.
From Economic Synopses: U.S. manufacturing will strengthen as the overall economy does.