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What Is an Economic Recession? With Examples - US Economy
Sep 4, 2014 ... An economic recession is when growth slows, usually due to a fall-off in consumer demand. As sales drop off, businesses stop expanding.
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Definition of an Economic Recession: Why There's Two - US Economy
Sep 4, 2014 ... Textbook Definition: The textbook definition of a recession is when GDP growth is negative for two consecutive quarters or more. It was first ...
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Recession and Depression - US Economy - About.com
This introduction to recession and depression will answer whether we are in a recession or depression now. It also defines recession and depression, and ...
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Recession? Depression? What's the Difference? - Economics
How can I tell the difference between a recession and a depression? What is the definition of a recession? Of a depression? How can we tell when we're in a ...
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What is a Recession? Questions and Answers
An examination of recessions - what they are, what causes them, how do we know if we're in a recession and the political implications of a recession.
http://economics.about.com/od/recessions/f/recession.htm
How a Stock Market Crash Could Cause a Recession - US Economy
A stock market crash can easily kick-start a recession. Since stocks are a piece of ownership in a company, the stock market reflects investors' confidence in the ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/stockmarketcomponents/f/stock_recession.htm
Causes of Economic Recession: 11 Factors With Examples
Sep 5, 2014 ... Economic recession is caused by many factors that then lead to a loss of confidence. Here's examples from the 2008, 2001 and prior ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/grossdomesticproduct/a/cause_recession.htm
Recession - Retail Industry - About.com
Recession Definition - Get the definition of the retail term "recession" from the Retail Industry Glossary along with description and examples of retail recession.
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The Great Recession | Russell Sage Foundation
Officially over in 2009, the Great Recession is now generally acknowledged to be the most devastating global economic crisis since the Great Depression.
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Difference between a Recession and a Depression
Recession and depression are two terms thrown around quite a bit by the media when economies turn south. The difference between the two terms is enormous ...
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