Lies, Damn Lies, Statistics and the End of the Recession

Margaret Atkins MunroLet's Talk About MoneyLeave a Comment

Benjamin Disraeli, the 19th century British Prime Minister, once said that there were three types of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics. Never have those words been truer than now, as I read and listen to the debate about the state of our current recession. According to Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, the “recession is very likely over”. … Read More