This article was published by The McAlvany Intelligence Advisor on Wednesday, November 18, 2015:
As a general rule a recession is two quarters of negative growth (aka decline) in the country’s gross domestic product (GDP). GDP, in simplest terms, is a measure of industrial production, employment, real (inflation-adjusted) income, and wholesale and retail trade.
The trick is knowing when a recession is coming. Even trickier is knowing what to do about it beforehand.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) said GDP