If you have one and a half hour to spare, this interview is worth listening to.

One message stands out:

Don’t be afraid of a recession. They are crucial parts of healthy, ever evolving economy.

From Ritholtz.com: Achuthan is the Co-Founder & Chief Operations Officer of ECRI, managing editor of ECRI’s forecasting publications. He is also a member of Time magazine’s board of economists and the Levy Institute’s Board of Governors. He is the author of Beating the Business Cycle: How to Predict and Profit From Turning Points in the Economy.