Month: December 2013

Hope And Change

Late 2008 – early 2009: The Great Recession begins. US economy stalls. Business and industry shed 770,000 jobs per month from US market. Unemployment rate goes from 5.6% in summer of ’08 to over 10% by spring of 2009. November 2013: US economy creating 200,000 jobs per month. Unemployment rate now at 7.0%, back where […]