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Title

  • Main Title The 2007-2009 Recession: Similarities to and Differences from the Past

Creator

  • Author: Labonte, Marc
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Macroeconomic Policy

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2010-10-06

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: According to the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), the U.S. economy was in a recession for 18 months from December 2007 to June 2009. It was the longest and deepest recession of the post-World War II era. This report provides information on the patterns found across past recessions since World War II to gauge whether and how this recession might be different.
  • Physical Description: 8 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Business
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Business cycles
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Finance
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Financial crises

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R40198
  • Accession or Local Control No: R40198_2010Oct06
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc29560