Tag: Economic Growth

Mother Nature: Economic growth is sending her bankrupt

For life as we know it to persist, we must acknowledge there are natural limits to growth. Economic growth equals increased demand, which is simply not sustainable in a finite world, writes Keith Presnell.

Source: Mother Nature: Economic growth is sending her bankrupt

Fact check US: Is the US economy recovering, as Donald Trump claims?

Attendees at an event for Donald Trump on August 17, 2020.

The upward trend started with Obama/Biden and lasted 7 years Trump piggy backed on 4. (ODT)

The economic crisis triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic brought an abrupt end to the longest economic expansion in US history – 128 months of growth, eight more than the previous record, between the Cold War and 9/11. If the recovery is slow and uneven – and data indicate that that may well be the case – it could profoundly damage the president’s chances of reelection.

Fact check US: Is the US economy recovering, as Donald Trump claims?