Advertisement Fred Wilson Is Thinking about a Downturn by Om Malik Sep 1, 2005 - 12:39 PM CST 2 Comments Tweet Share Post Fred Wilson is feeling blue and worrying about downturns What if that capital supply tightens? What if we have a recession in 2006 like many economists are now predicting? Advertisement Advertisement 2 Comments Mistakes September 6th, 2005 That is your first mistake: This isn’t a “strong” economy The 80’s had a strong economy, the 90’s had a real strong economy. This is a “decent” economy that is showing strong recession signs in 2006-07 time period. Interst Rates are being leveled out. That is the real reason why they are rising. Don’t fool yourself, the end is near Jack Miller September 1st, 2005 Many of his concerns are signs of a strong economy. Energy and interest rate would not be going up if the economy were not strong. It is natural for home building to roll over as the industrial expansion consumes captial. It is also natural for a mid cycle period of negative sentiment it happened in mid 80’s and mid 90’s. Not to worry! Comments are closed.