NCSU economist: No recession for US in 2020 but trade war deal is crucial for NC

Front and center in the national economy will be the question of whether a recession will be avoided. The national economy is now in record territory for the current economic expansion that began after the Great Recession of 2007-2009. This alone has made many people worried that we are “due” for a recession. NCSU economist Dr. Mike Walden doesn’t agree. However, he says a trade war settlement is important for North Carolina.