Tag: U.S. Economy

When will the big economic quake hit?

Image of the ground if it was U.S. paper currency and an earthquake fissure running through it.

On July 1st of this year, America set a record for the longest period of economic expansion in history. According to David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution, the economy has been expanding for 121 months, beating the previous record of 120, which was set in the 1990s. But the big… Continue Reading