One way to evaluate the health of an economy is to look at the jobs picture, which looks pretty rosy so far this spring. But there’s another sign to keep any eye on: the availability of credit.
Julia Coronado, chief economist with BNP Paribas, joins Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio to discuss the credit markets and access to loans.
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