The New Economy Goes Bust: What the Record Shows
Publication Date: October 2001
Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research
Author(s): Dean Baker
Keywords: Net domestic product (NDP); Corporate income; Unemployment rate
Coverage: United States
This paper examines the record of the economy in the last business cycle (late 1995 through 2000). It compares the economy's performance in this cycle with prior business cycles and also examines the impact of the major policy initiatives of the last decade.