Brock, H. W. (1991, May/June). Anatomy of the recession.
Financial Executive, 7
Source contains information on what caused the 1990-91 recession. Distress in
retailing, Distress in banking and financial services, Real estate brokerage and related
fields, Information technology and productivity in the service sector. It discusses
monetary and fiscal policy, and what we need to do to get out the current
situation.Credit, Consumer Spending, housing values, and other things we are
Chauvet, M., & Potter, S. (2005, March). Forecasting recessions using the yield curve.
(2), 27, 77-103. doi:10.!002/for.932
This article compares 4 different examples using the yield curve to try to accurately
predict turns in the economy. Again no matter how you try calculate the numbers
nothing can see into the future. Significant shocks to the economy like Oil crisis, War,
and natural disasters skew data predictions.
Gray, M., Edwards, B., Hayes, A., & Baxter, J. (2009). The impact of recessions on families.