household-debt

Good news! Americans may be done deleveraging

Americans' household balance sheets are looking a lot better than they used to.

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Dec 9, 2013
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Five facts about household debt in the United States

Here's what we can discern from the latest New York Fed household debt survey.

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Aug 15, 2013
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Why 2013 should be a good year for the U.S. economy

The fundamentals are in place for 2013 to be quite a good year for the economy, if Congress doesn't blow it.

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Dec 26, 2012
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What’s holding back the economy, in 10 charts

An illustrated guide to the household debt that may be holding back the U.S. economy.

Five economic trends to be thankful for

Household debt, energy prices, and home affordability are among the economic trends to be thankful for this Thanksgiving

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Nov 21, 2012
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