Is Another Recession Coming?

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A screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shows the market numbers near the close of the day on August 21, 2015 in New York City.
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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen has spent the last two days on Capitol Hill assuring Congress that the economy is under control, saying that the Fed will not reverse course on interest rates.

But market indicators don't seem too convinced. Stock prices continued to fall on Thursday, reflecting persistent concerns about global economic weakness.

Is another recession on the horizon? For answers, we turn to Heidi Moore, business editor at Mashable.

What you'll learn from this segment:

  • Whether another recession is on the horizon.
  • Why the markets have been so volatile.
  • What the Federal Reserve is doing to protect the economy.