To double-dip or not to double-dip? Credit Suisse says the usual preconditions - a flat or...

|By:, SA News Editor

To double-dip or not to double-dip? Credit Suisse says the usual preconditions - a flat or inverted yield curve, positive real short-term rates, inventory level above trend - are not in place. But double-dips have a long tradition, and the arguments for a slowdown - less stimulus spending, end of the inventory correction, weak housing - are numerous.