Government, Business

Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman Sees US-China Deal, No Sign of Recession

Stephen Schwarzman, CEO of Blackstone Group LP (Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News)

The CEO of the world’s largest alternative asset manager is confident the United States isn’t headed toward a recession any time soon and is certain the nation will strike a trade deal with China, Schwarzman said in a Bloomberg Television interview April 18.

Heather Perlberg | Bloomberg News
April 18, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics

Growth Continues, but Risk of Recession Looms Larger, Economist Says

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ORLANDO, Fla. — Freight brokerage and third-party logistics firms can expect another year of positive business growth before facing an increased threat of recession, according to economist Noel Perry.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 17, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Growth in 2019, but Recession May Be on Horizon, Economist Says

Man walking by empty storefront in Beijing's Central Business District A man walks by an empty storefront in the Central Business District of Beijing on Jan. 12. (Andy Wong/AP)

ATLANTA — Despite a generally strong economic performance in 2018, a global recession could be lurking in the shadows through 2019, a leading economist told attendees at the SMC3 Jump Start 2019 conference Jan. 30.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
January 31, 2019
Government, Business

US Recession May Come Just in Time for Trump’s Re-Election Bid

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Here’s another reason to circle the 2020 election year on the calendar. It may well be the year of the next U.S. recession.

Rich Miller | Bloomberg News
March 26, 2018
Government, Business

Former Treasury Secretary Warns Next Recession Could Outlast Previous One

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The next U.S. recession could drag on longer than the last one that stretched 18 months. That’s the assessment of former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers.

Catherine Bosley | Bloomberg News
March 1, 2018

US Recession Coming in 2018, Says Asset Management Strategist

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Tighter monetary policy, a strong dollar and wage pressure will help tip the U.S. into recession in 2018, says Vadim Zlotnikov, chief market strategist and co-head of multiasset solutions at AllianceBernstein.

James Crombie and Claire Obusan | Bloomberg News
December 21, 2016

Recession Risk Is Rising, Deutsche Bank’s Chief US Economist Warns

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

Standard measures of the U.S. labor market look pretty good. The unemployment rate is low, and job growth has been steady.

Peter Coy | Bloomberg News
October 26, 2016

US to Dodge Recession, Grow by 2%, Analysts Say

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COLUMBUS, Ind. — The U.S. economy probably will avoid recession and keep chugging along at about 2% annual growth, analysts said.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 4, 2016

A US Recession Just Got a Little More Likely

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A delayed Federal Reserve rate hike, turmoil in global equity markets ... and now increased expectations for a downturn in the United States.

Catarina Saraiva | Bloomberg News
October 9, 2015

Economy to Continue Growing Slowly, But Fleets Should Prosper, Panel Says

PHOENIX — The U.S. economy will skirt a second round of recession, although growth will probably remain sluggish for at least three quarters, a team of economic forecasters told members of American Trucking Associations.

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