Tracking economic and business activity

October 2008
Smart Business San Diego;Oct2008, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p8
The article focuses on the economic and business activity in the U.S. Economists predicts that the U.S. economy is likely to join California in recession by the end of 2008. Retreating petroleum product prices, productivity gains and hints of a gradual stabilization in real estate prices provide hope for a brighter future, according to the article. The U.S. economy has posted a 6.1 percent unemployment rate in August 2008.


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