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Why Americans Feel Gloomy About the Economy Despite Falling Inflation and Low Unemployment

Why Americans Feel Gloomy About the Economy Despite Falling Inflation and Low Unemployment

Unemployment has stayed below 4% for the longest stretch since the 1960s, and the economy has defied predictions of a coming recession

By Associated Press, via The Messenger

WASHINGTON (AP) — Inflation has reached its lowest point in 2 1/2 years. The unemployment rate has stayed below 4% for the longest stretch since the 1960s. And the U.S. economy has repeatedly defied predictions of a coming recession. Yet according to a raft of polls and surveys, most Americans hold a glum view of the economy.

The disparity has led to befuddlement, exasperation and curiosity on social media and in opinion columns.

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