U.S. Housing Starts and New One Family Houses

U.S. Housing Starts and New One Family Houses U.S. housing starts fell 6% in January. Usually, a continued downturn may signal a contraction of the economy. And historically, a decline in residential real estate has led several recessions. But housing is already in a slump and shouldn’t cause a recession.

U.S. Households’ Net Worth

U.S. Households’ Net Worth Thanks to the Federal Reserve’s policies, American households are getting richer, but wealth inequality remains. Image: Gavekal, Macrobond