I recorded a video to show how the trend in search for US markets. It’s interesting to see where the steady decline in almost all areas of the searchscape. Many of the volume correlate closely to seasonal and news driven events. When the great recession settled in, the results were noticeable however there is little in the way of search traffic recovery it seems. I find it interesting. Maybe in the future, search engine queries will become another tool for macro economists to use as a leading indicator.

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