While other forecasters try to interpret the tea leaves to best predict what will happen to the economy this year, Lawrence Chimerine appears to be taking a more active posture.
Rather than simply trying to predict whoa this six-year economic expansion, now approaching maturity, will sputter to an inevitable halt, Chimerine is advocating that our political leaders move now to prolong the expansion and fend off a recession.
Chimerine, no neophyte to the world economy, offers his recommendations with a little more insight than your average arm. chair quarterback.
The senior economic adviser for the WEFA Group Inc. in Eddystone, Chimerine was manager of U.S. …