Fed's Stern says economy could begin to improve by mid-year, though it may be hard to recognize...

|By:, SA News Editor

Fed's Stern says economy could begin to improve by mid-year, though it may be hard to recognize at first. "If you look at history, I don't know if we've ever had a double dip." Long-standing Stern was burned in 1982 when he said there was no sign of an end to the recession - in the exact month it ended.