Could a falling stock market create its own recession?

One concern is that investor pessimism, as expressed in lower stock prices and rising corporate bond yields, could exert pressure on consumer and business confidence and ultimately reduce spending in the real economy—a linkage that is potentially more potent when asset prices have been rising for almost a decade since the end of the financial crisis.
The economy is not the stock market, but it can be influenced heavily …
Source: https://thereformedbroker.com/2019/01/08/could-a-falling-stock-market-create-its-own-recession/

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