Anyone going to do anything about this?
Via Matthew Yglesias.
Here's our GDP compared to the other G7 Nations (we're blue):
But here's our employment rate comparison:
I think you'll agree that something's not right there.
Also, here's the latest recession comparison chart from Calculated Risk. My understanding is that if the GDP continues to grow at its current rate, we'll be back to where we were in 2008 unemployment-wise around 2022.
By fnord12 | January 14, 2011, 10:11 AM | Liberal Outrage