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The States That Recovered Most (and Least) from the Recession

Poverty & Family Economics

AOL Daily Finance, by Michael B. Sauter and Alexander E. M. Hess

December marked the five-year anniversary of the official beginning of the Great Recession – the most severe economic contraction the United States has experienced since the Great Depression. The recession may have officially ended in June 2009, but the economy still has a long way to go before it returns to normal, and unemployment remains well above prerecession levels. …Read more