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WSJ What's News

The Wall Street Journal

Business, Business News, News & Politics

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Stay informed of breaking news throughout your day with senior editor John Wordock of The Wall Street Journal. Listen to critical news and engaging interviews, featuring executives, economists and notable WSJ editors discuss business, markets, politics and more.

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After Jobs Report, Is Recession Now off the Table?

March 4th, 2016

Episode 324 of 1199 episodes

The economy added 242,000 jobs last month, with unemployment staying at 4.9%. Is a recession now unlikely this year? And will the news impact the Fed's thinking on interest rates? Beth Ann Bovino, chief U.S. economist at Standard and Poor's, joins John Wordock.

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