Stock Plunge: What Happened And What's Next?
August 5, 2011 3:08:00 am
The Dow Jones and Standard and Poor's stock indexes dropped Thursday on fears that the U.S. is staring at another recession and that Europe's sovereign debt crisis is swallowing two of its largest economies. Renee Montagne speaks to Wall Street Journal economics editor David Wessel about Thursday's market plunge and its aftermath. They also discuss the July unemployment report due out Friday.