Now that the next four years has been determined, the right question for investors and entrepreneurs alike should be:
How can we encourage more entrepreneurs to start companies during a depression?
In a depression we will have less money available to lend to new commercial endeavors that we have in the last 50 years. It hasn't been easy up to this point, so that is saying a huge thing.
Now, the self-sustaining method to start successful businesses will be the only real way to bootstrap a company.