global recession

Fed transcripts from 2007 show divided board

Jan 18, 2013
Newly released transcripts from 2007 show Federal Reserve officials were slow to act as the economy slid into recession.
Posted In: Economy, global recession, Federal Reserve, Timothy Geithner

Should central banks be doing more?

Jun 6, 2012
There's been more and more talk of the world economy slowing down. Still, the European Central Bank isn't changing its interest rate, and the Federal Reserve hasn't budged yet.
Posted In: European Central Bank, Federal Reserve, global recession

A global recession: How did we get here?

Jun 4, 2012
Looks like the recession has gone global. We look at some of the factors.
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Recession: Where the local is the global

Dec 26, 2011
Economist Simon Johnson at MIT on whether all recessions will have global implications going forward.
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