Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at noon:
H. Luke Shaefer
a PSC In The News reference, 2014
"The Great Recession was terrible. But it did make us smarter" - Washington Post. 02/04/2014.
The Great Recession decreased employment and income, but it seems to have led to higher educational attainment and, according to Sarah Burgard, perhaps "some reduction in overall mortality."