How did average Americans cope with stagnant incomes?
There arent enough jobs for people to have, so its harder to find jobs. Also,
average wages are either no going anywhere or they were getting lower. Prices are also
rising, so its even harder to cope w
Why did anyone think that financial markets did not need regulation?
When the government regulates financial markets, they try to make it so its fair
so consumers can trust that they will be protected from fraud. Sometimes, by doing this,
the government h
Will there be a recovery?
No. Or at least, if there is a recovery, it wont be any time soon.
The economy will not just recover by itself. It depends on how people act. If we keep
going the way we are now, then nothing good will happen.
Sometimes, it takes
Did the stimulus fail?
Yes, the stimulus failed to do what it was supposed to do. It was supposed to get
the economy running and put people back to work. The percent of people who dont have
jobs is still about the same. Even if it did make more jobs, the