American Elephants

The Anatomy of a Recession: by The Elephant's Child
January 6, 2010, 1:48 am
Filed under: Domestic Policy, Economy | Tags: , ,

Here is a fascinating interactive graphic showing the geography of a recession by unemployment rate per county and how it slowly spreads across the country, beginning in 2007 — nearly a year before the recession began.   From the folks at the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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