Report: Recession Ended November 2001

The most recent recession in the U.S. economy lasted just eight months and ended in November 2001, according to a new study from the Business Cycle Data Committee of the National Bureau of Economic Research. But the committee says the findings do not mean that the economy is now doing well. NPR's Jim Zarroli reports.

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