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28 Apr. 2017 »
Rocky start on 2017 U.S. GDP does not alter continued slow trend growth

Comment on Q1 GDP by Brian Schaitkin, Senior Economist, The Conference Board

27 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Wins US Economic Forecasting Accuracy Award

Today, one of the world’s premiere macroeconomic survey firms, Consensus Economics, announced The Conference Board as the winner of its 2016 Forecast Accuracy Award for the United States.

25 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Declined in April

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had increased in March, declined in April.

24 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Euro Area Increased

The Index rose to 110.1

24 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased

The Index increased to 164.2

22 Apr. 2017 »
16th Annual Sustainability Summit

18 - 19 July, 2017

21 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Increased

The Index rose to 113.0

20 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased

Index Points to Continued Economic Growth Through 2017

19 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Increased

The Index rose to 106.1

18 Apr. 2017 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Increased

The Index increased to 108.7

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.4%
  • Brazil 1.9%
  • China 0.9%
  • Euro Area 0.7%
  • France 0.4%
  • Germany 0.2%
  • Global 0.8%
  • India 1.7%
  • Japan 0.7%
  • Korea 0.3%
  • Mexico 0.7%
  • Spain 0.1%
  • U.K. 0.1%
  • U.S. 0.4%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • Comment on Q1 GDP Brian Schaitkin, Senior Economist, The Conference Board

    The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis today reported 0.7 percent annualized growth in real Gross Domestic Product for the first quarter of 2017.

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