Secret signals that the recession is lifting?

Can you think of a metric in your life that might point to an improving economy? Some people might look for longer lines at Starbucks or perhaps fighting once again for a free cab in midtown Manhattan. Some may dream of thickening newspapers… But what other ones could there be?

We’re hoping to collect them and put a few into our upcoming special issue on The Case for Optimism. You can leave them in comments and/or tweet them to @stevebaker. Thanks.

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