Douglas  Obey

Is a recession on the near horizon?

Doug Obey joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the indicators that are popping up that in the past would have presaged a recession, and whether this time and these conditions are different now.

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Doug Obey joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the many influences on the rates the Fed has set, including inflation and global economic and monetary factors.
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