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Great Recession

  1. the democrats
    It’s Time for Democratic Centrists Like Me to Help, Not Fight, The LeftThose who ran the Democratic Party under the Clintons and Obama need to acknowledge it’s the left’s turn to lead.
  2. State Support for Colleges Declines As Student Diversity GrowsPublic higher education was hit hard by the Great Recession and a GOP wave in the states. Now, a more diverse student population may leave pols cold.
  3. July Jobs Report: 2017 Looking Exactly Like 2016It’s becoming monotonous to report, but it’s true: the slow but steady recovery continues, which could help Trump stabilize his shaky popularity.
  4. the national interest
    Deficit Scolds Are Holding the Unemployed HostageIf we can’t fix the debt, they will make us suffer.
  5. the national interest
    Why Republicans Have No Ideas About Mass UnemploymentMass unemployment is a huge distraction from the IRS scandal Benghazi Obamacare.
  6. the national interest
    The Arguments of the Great Recession Are Over. Hooray.The emptiness of intellectual vindication.
  7. jobs jobs jobs
    New York City Has Recovered All the Jobs Lost in the Recession But that doesn’t mean unemployment isn’t up.
  8. the great recession
    Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate on Money Loaned to BanksOne-quarter of a percentage point.
  9. the great recession
    Bernanke Will Raise the Interest Rate When the Time Is RightHe has to wait for the Signs.
  10. the great recession
    Unemployment Fell to 9.7 Percent Last MonthDown from 10 percent, so … yay? No.
  11. renter beware
    As More Landlords Stagger Under Debts, Thousands of Tenants Face AbandonmentThe impending financial disaster at Stuyvesant Town has gotten plenty of ink, but it may only be the beginning of a nightmare for tenants citywide.
  12. the downturnaround
    Niall Ferguson: ‘People Just Have to Get Over the Fact That Their Wealth Wasn’t Worth What They Thought It Was’In which a famed demon of doom gets over himself.