This week we define recessions, expansions, peaks, troughs and more. We will begin by searching economic data for recessions and expansions from the past 120 years. Special attention will be paid to the causes of the Great Depression of the 1930s and the Great Recession of 2008.
Before next week:
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— Complete Week 4 Study Guide week 4 study guide Only a pdf this week. I could not get my fancy graph to paste in google docs.