I take a look at how North Dakota fares during recent US recessions. The answer is: pretty well.
With all the concern about US policy and local impacts I took a look at some simple trends in GDP for both to see what we can see.
The recent GDP data release for states gives us something to discuss and this is the opening entry in what is likely several posts.
I take a look at the incredibly low (in fact too low) rate of unemployment in ND and the recent changes.
I once again argue that the unemployment rate in North Dakota is too low.