Struggling economy a key player in 2009

Updated: August 6, 2009, 5:26 PM ET
By Gare Joyce | Special to ESPN.com

Making predictions about the effect of the economic downturn -- or recession or new-millennium depression -- is a dicey deal. After all, some folks in high finance, on Wall Street and elsewhere, got us into this mess because their own predictions went, well, let's just say "wide right."

Some developments will be pretty subtle. You might watch the Masters on the tube next spring and think: It was Cadillac that used to sponsor this, right? If you look hard enough at box scores ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?