PBS NewsHour

American economic trends from the past decade

Clip: 12/31/2019 | 9m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

As the year comes to a close, we look back at the past decade in the American economy -- the first without a recession since record-keeping began in the 1950s. While unemployment remains at a historic low, wage growth has been sluggish, and inequality continues to divide the country. David Wessel of the Brookings Institution and The Washington Post’s Catherine Rampell join Jeffrey Brown.

Aired: 12/31/19

Rating: NR

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