How to postpone the beginning of the next recession

This article, by Jeremy Bullmore, originally appeared in the very first issue of Market Leader in March 1998, during a period of frenzied talk about an imminent recession.

How to postpone the beginning of the next recession

Jeremy Bullmore

Editor's note: Ten years ago, in 1998, there was much frenzied talk of an imminent recession. In March of that year, the following article appeared in the very first issue of Market Leader. That the much-heralded recession didn't in fact materialise for another two years is powerful testimony to the new magazine's immediate influence on opinion formers. Foolishly, we forgot to re-print it in 2006.

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