On this edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the future of the US economy.
In recent months, economists and forecasters have warned that the economy is barreling toward a recession because of several factors, including the US-China trade war, slowdowns in China, US manufacturing, and the Trump/GOP tax cuts for the rich. What do we need to know about the inner workings of the US economy? And is a recession in store for 2020?
Tim Aeppel, reporter covering the economy at Reuters
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