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5 Long-Term Consequences Of The Recession

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The Great Recession that officially ended a year ago may be different with consequences that could run deep and last for many years.
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The Stimulus: Unpacked - Footage on Vimeo

This is "The Stimulus: Unpacked - Footage" by Jonathan Jarvis on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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Robert Higgs: Great Depression vs. Great Recession (Part 1 of 3) - YouTube

PART 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2CukMAtdyk PART 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMhp2hqcm5E Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center...
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Comparing The Great Depression With The Great Recession - YouTube

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The Great Depression vs. the Great Recession

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A look at the value of the US dollar in 1929 and 2008; what has changed and where that leaves us today
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Comparing the Great Recession and the Great Depression

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When President Barack Obama was inaugurated in January 2009, he inherited a horrendous economy. But was the economy back then really worse than it was during the Great Depression? In a recent interview, Obama indicated that it was. On ABC’s This Week, host George Stephanopoulos noted that it was five years after the failure of the investment bank Lehman Brothers, a pivotal moment in the financial collapse of 2008 that led to the most recent recession. After five years, Stephanopoulos said, "two-thirds of the country still thinks we're going in the wrong direction, thinks the economy is no more secure. ...
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Did The Great Recession Bring Back The 1930s?

Did The Great Recession Bring Back The 1930s? | Great Recession | Scoop.it
The downturn and sluggish recovery of recent years had been compared to the nation's worst economic period. Now that much more data is available to measure it, how did the Great Recession stack up against the Great Depression?
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Summary of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008

Summary of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 | Great Recession | Scoop.it
The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (EESA) provides up to $700 billion to the Secretary of the Treasury to buy mortgages and other assets that are clogging the balance sheets of financial institutions and making it difficult for working families, small businesses, and other companies to access credit.
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The Key Lesson From The Crash Of 1929 That Still Rings True Today

The Key Lesson From The Crash Of 1929 That Still Rings True Today | Great Recession | Scoop.it
Tuesday marks the 84th anniversary of the stock market crash of 1929, also known as Black Tuesday.
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The Great Recession vs. The Great Depression

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Depression-era Americans shared many of our values, but they were notably more optimistic and open to government spending
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Now & then: Is the Great Recession so different from the Great Depression? | What Went Wrong: The Betrayal of The American Dream

Now & then: Is the Great Recession so different from the Great Depression? | What Went Wrong: The Betrayal of The American Dream | Great Recession | Scoop.it
This story is being co-published with The Philadelphia Inquirer and New America Media. Some call this moment the Great Recession. As the hardship has lingered, others have begun calling it the Little Depression. But equating the hard times of the 1930s and with the hard times of today is mostly ...
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Comparing The Great Depression To The Great Recession [Infographic]

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The numbers aren't even close.
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Noah Marger's curator insight, May 6, 2014 1:25 PM

From Parker Stidham. 

Hans Falkenhayn's curator insight, May 13, 2014 11:45 AM

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The Great Recession Is Just Like The Great Depression

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The parallels between the Great Recession we're suffering through now and the Great Depression pre WWII are rather closer than many seem to think. And no, I don't mean in the sense that "Wall Street messed up now we're all suffering". Nor even in the idea that a good dose [...]
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Explaining the Great Recession - YouTube

According to Professor Tyler Cowen, the Great Recession was caused by a number of different factors. Cowen outlines 4 distinct and complicated problems which...
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McKenzie Mitchell's curator insight, May 3, 2014 7:55 PM

this was super helpful but make sure to take notes on it