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Korea

Update

September 2005 Benchmark Revisions to Korea Composite Indexes
As a result of these revisions, the full histories (1970-present) of the Korea leading and coincident indexes were revised in September 2005. Historical data series are available for purchase.

"The Composite Index of Leading Indicators for South Korea" by Victor Zarnowitz and Feng Guo

"A Review of the Indicators of Current Economic Activity for South Korea" by Victor Zarnowitz and Feng Guo

Global Indicators
Straight Talk November 2015

StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2016: Escaping the Global Economy's Holding Pattern

Good news is hard to find

Economic growth at only 1.0 percent annualized growth in the first half of 2016 was weaker than the current potential GDP growth rate estimated at 1.5 – 2 percent. The second half of 2016 is estimated slightly above that trend at 2.2 percent.

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