Great Recession


Economists Predict Steady Job Growth In Michigan

Economists say job increases over the next two years will bring Michigan back to levels achieved just before the 2008-09 Great Recession.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2013

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Report: Homelessness In Michigan Continues To Decline

A deeper look at homelessness statistics shows signs of an improving economy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies to Congress on the AIG bailout (Photo by Ann Heisenfelt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove Effective

On Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.


Health Care Cost Slowdowns Continue, Predated 2007 Recession

ANN ARBOR — An article just published in the New England Journal of Medicine indicates that a downward bend in the health care cost curve is not simply the result of the recession which began […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012