The current economic expansion will soon be the longest in American history: Length of business cycles since 1945, measured in months from trough to peak
|Trough (end of previous recession)||Expansion’s duration (months)||Projected future duration|
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Note: The light blue part of the last bar indicates projected future duration of the current expansion through June 2019.
Source: Data from the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER 2019)