Are recessions inevitable?

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Old Feb 6, 2009, 9:21pm   #1
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Are recessions inevitable?

Are recessions inevitable?
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Old Feb 6, 2009, 9:46pm   #2
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Yes. Next question.....

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Old Feb 7, 2009, 12:12am   #3
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Well, Gordon Brown said that he would end boom and bust. He failed so it must be.
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Old Feb 7, 2009, 6:02pm   #4
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Yes, recessions will almost certainly recur ad infinitum (and, definitely until shortly before ad infinitum).
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Old Feb 8, 2009, 2:28am   #5
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its a resting peroid for the economy and country, everyone needs a rest so give the economy one is well, it needs a break so let it have a nice rest and dnt give it sleeping pills like the clowns in washington, otherwise it wont wake up.
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Old Feb 8, 2009, 2:46am   #6
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Yes. To stop them you'd have to stop the boom that came before them, and no one likes to be told to quiet down when the party is in full swing.
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Old Feb 8, 2009, 5:43pm   #7
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Yes of course.
A recession is opposite to the period of growth, you can't have one without the other.
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