When Is A Recession Not A Recession?

Michael Nabert
7 min readFeb 21, 2023

Today’s economic crisis isn’t like others you remember.

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Governments are reluctant to invoke the word recession. It doesn't poll well. Grumblings about widespread and obvious economic hardship need to escalate considerably before political calculus decrees the threshold met to drop the term. Sadly, that doesn’t begin a mature, nuanced or informed public discussion…

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Michael Nabert

Researching a road map from our imperilled world into one with a livable future with as much good humour as I can muster along the way.