Recession

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The technical definition of a recession is 2 consecutive quarters of negative economic growth as measured by the GDP. More generally, it is defined as a period of several months of more with declines in employment and income at the consumer level and declines of production and trade for businesses.

On a more personal level, if you lose your job, it's just a recession. If I lose my job, it's an economic crisis.
 
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