I had never researched the sunspot cycle before as it relates to economic conditions, and had only heard about them in relation to the weather. Hard for precise timing, yet intriguing and evocative.
"The chart below shows major economic contractions since the late 1920's
tend to fairly regularly have happened just after the peak of 11 year (+/-)
sunspot cycles...the one exception being 1933 with a contraction at a cycle bottom...
quote:The next Great Depression may parallel this exception nearly to a T.