America will have a new president for the first time in eight years. And the stakes are high. Since 2009, the US economy has slowly climbed out of its worst recession since the Great Depression. While the unemployment rate has fallen by more than half, GDP growth remains slow, inequality remains high, and the divide between the left and the right has never been wider. Follow Yahoo Finance right here to be informed on the big issues facing the economy as well as the solutions proposed by America’s elected leaders.
Coronavirus cases are surging, which means the economy is headed for more pain.
The Trump era is approaching its end. But the economy could be stuck in a hole well after Trump is gone.
If Trump wins, his power will be limited by Democrats in Congress. But watch for more trade wars.