How Do Recessions Help the Economy?
NTD BusinessPaul Greaney

President Trump again called for a big stimulus package today. In fact, he told lawmakers to go big or go home. He wants to bail out airlines for a second time this year and stimulate the economy by injecting more cash. Stimulating the economy can help postpone recessions, but it’s not without downsides.

We discussed the issue with both Daniel Lacalle and Lance Roberts. Lacalle is the author of “Escape from the Central Bank Trap” and chief economist at the Tressis hedge fund and Roberts is the chief investment strategist at Real Investment Advice.