The next benchmark for the 2020 U.S. economy
Jul 28, 2020

The next benchmark for the 2020 U.S. economy

This Thursday, we're going to find out what happened to U.S. GDP in the second quarter. Google is adding a new undersea cable network. The Trump administration's plans to regulate social media. And, Marketplace's new podcast kids and their families.

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We're about to see the worst decline in GDP in the postwar era

It’s the deepest recession since World War II. On Thursday, U.S. GDP numbers for the second quarter are out. David Kelly, chief global strategist for JP Morgan Funds, has more.

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The team

Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Technical Director
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer