Letting Go

The lead should probably read "Not Letting Go," since we seem reluctant to release the brakes on the economy and let it roll. The U.S. economy has made progress since the trough of the Great Recession in 2009, but the recovery has been painfully slow. After a six-year hiatus, employment is just now returning to its pre-recession peak.

Volume: 22 - Number: 2

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Special Topic Title: Productivity, Compensation, and Inflation


  • Dick Conway
  • Doug Pedersen