Business Cycle Dating Committee

Dates of recessions, starts & ends. 
Announcements

BCDC members.
FAQs

"No, the US is Not in Recession," blogpost, June 9, 2022.

"What Determines When a Recession is a Recession?" blogpost, June 18, 2020.
"The US is Officially in Recession, Thanks to the Coronavirus Crisis," The Guardian, June 16, 2020.

Why do we need a Business Cycle Dating Committee?". Seminar on Business Cycle Dating, CIDE, Oct. 30-31, 2019.

When was the end of the recession?  "Answer," Jeopardy show, April 19, 2019.

Photo of BCDC meeting, calling end of the Great Recession, April 2010.

Selected Press Coverage of BCDC, 2001-2011.