Recent Reports Suggest a Recession Is Likely

David Wessel, economics editor for The Wall Street Journal, discusses the possibility of a recession. Though he concedes that is difficult to predict when a recession will hit, he has little doubt that the U.S. economy will suffer one soon enough. Wessel speaks with Steve Inskeep.



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