This article is part of Recode’s series, Recode, on the impact of the Great Recession.

The series highlights the key lessons that can be learned from the crisis, and how we can build on it.

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Recode was created by Kara Swisher and John Mueller.

It was first broadcast on Dec. 6, 2018.

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