Depression doesn't define us. We can always get better. Recovery is the phase in a business cycle in which unemployment begins to decrease demands for goods and services increase and GDP begins to rise again.
The Business Cycle is the movement of the economy from one condition to another and back again. It has four phrases including prosperity, recession, depression, and recovery.
Because of Recession and Depression, many are unemployed. Unemployment rate is the portion of people in the labor force who are not working.