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After Jobs Report, Is Recession Now off the Table?

March 4th, 2016

Episode 324 of 1457 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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