The Dow Skyrockets: Sign of Recovery?

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The Dow Jones industrial average rocketed to a record high this week, the highest since the recession. Is this a sign our economy is recovering? Or is it just a short-term spike? We talk about what this means for the economy, market growth, jobs, housing and the road ahead.


Kathleen Pender, business columnist for The San Francisco Chronicle

Peter Coy, economics editor for Bloomberg Businessweek

Scott Anderson, senior vice president and chief economist for Bank of the West