"It is increasingly clear by now that a severe U.S. recession is inevitable in next few months. Those of us who warned for the last 12 months about a combination of a worsening housing recession, a severe credit crunch and financial meltdown, high oil prices and a saving-less and debt-burdened consumers being on the ropes causing an economy-wide recession were repeatedly rebuffed the consensus view about a soft landing given the presumed resilience of the US consumer."Roubini is a smart economist who often goes against the consensus view.
"But the evidence is now building that an ugly recession is inevitable."
Sunday, November 18, 2007
Nouriel Roubini: "clear by now that a severe U.S. recession is inevitable in next few months."
Nouriel Roubini, a leading economist at New York University, is now saying that a US Recession is almost here: