The Conference Board Webcasts http://www.conference-board.org The Conference Board Webcasts en-us Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:11:24 UTC webmaster@conference-board.org Copyright©2014 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area Declined in October The index declined 0.2 percent to 111.9. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5333 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5333 Press: The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Declines Consumers Less Optimistic About Short-term Outlook Tue, 25 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5332 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5332 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased in October Five of the six components contributed positively to the index in October. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5330 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5330 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Germany Remained Unchanged The index was unchanged after declining for the past three consecutive months. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5329 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5329 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased Again LEI Rose Sharply in October; Economic Growth Will Continue through Early 2015 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5328 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5328 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Increased Between March and September 2014, the leading economic index increased 0.4 percent. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5327 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5327 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Fell Slightly in October Two of the eight components contributed positively to the index in October. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5326 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5326 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Increased The index now stands at 121.6, following a 0.3 percent decline in September and a 1.1 percent decline in August. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5324 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5324 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Australia Declined Between March and September 2014, the six-month growth rate of the leading economic index decreased 0.3 percent. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5325 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5325 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Spain Increased The Conference Board LEI for Spain increased marginally in September, after a slight decline in August. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5322 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5322 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Declined The Conference Board LEI for Mexico fell sharply in September following moderate declines in the previous two months. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5323 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5323 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Korea Increased Private construction orders and the index of inventories to shipments made the largest positive contributions. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5321 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5321 Press: Disappointing Global Growth Likely for Fourth Straight Year in 2015 Persistent Uncertainties and New Challenges Push Mirage of “Full Recovery” Further into the Distance Wed, 12 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5319 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5319 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Declined Between March and September, the leading economic index increased 1.8 percent down from its 2.4 percent growth about a 4.9 percent annual rate in the previous six months. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5320 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5320 Press: The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in October Upward Momentum Continues Mon, 10 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5318 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5318 Press: Labor Market Strength Increases Odds of Rate Hike Comment on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Report by Gad Levanon, Director, Macroeconomic and Labor Market Research, The Conference Board Fri, 07 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5317 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5317 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan increased Despite this month’s improvement, the leading economic index fell 2.7 percent between March and September 2014, Thu, 06 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5316 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5316 Press: Online Labor Demand Edged Up 11,700 in October Online labor demand continues on a slow growth trend in 2014 Wed, 05 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5314 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5314 Press: Consumers in Better Holiday Spirits U.S. Households Plan to Spend an Average of $538 this Season on Holiday Gifts Tue, 04 Nov 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5315 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5315 Press: New Report by The Demand Institute Busts Baby Boomer Housing Myths The majority of Baby Boomers have no intention to move or downsize; Many will increase home size or spend to renovate for their dream home; Despite large existing mortgage debt, they t will still seek to finance purchases. ? Thu, 30 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5312 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5312 Press: Strong Topline GDP Growth Overstates the Strength in the Economy Comment on Q3 GDP Thu, 30 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5313 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5313 Press: The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Rebounds Consumers Regain Confidence in Short-term Outlook Tue, 28 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5311 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5311 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Euro Area Unchanged Growth Unlikely to Accelerate Through Year End Mon, 27 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5310 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5310 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in September Moderate Growth to Continue Through Year End Thu, 23 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5308 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5308 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased in September Five of the six components contributed positively to the index in September. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5309 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5309 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Spain Declines Spain LEI decreased in August, its first decline in six months. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5307 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5307 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Increased in September The Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for India increased 0.9 percent in September to 183.5, following a 1.2 percent decline in August and a 0.5 percent increase in July. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5305 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5305 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Australia Declines Rural goods exports, gross operating surplus*, and building approvals made the largest negative contributions. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5306 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5306 Press: China’s Long Soft Fall Chinese Economic Growth seen as 4% in 2020-2025, Preparing for the Downturn Mon, 20 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5301 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5301 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Declined The LEI for Mexico fell slightly in August following no change in July. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5302 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5302