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10 Jun. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in May

Employment Slowdown is Likely to be Modest

07 Jun. 2019 »
More Signs of a Slowdown in Employment Growth

Comment on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Report Gad Levanon, Chief Economist, North America, The Conference Board

05 Jun. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in May

In May, losses were widespread across most States and MSAs

08 May. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in April

In April, most states and MSAs experienced a decrease in the number of online job ads

07 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board and Burning Glass Technologies Announce Help Wanted OnLine™ Collaboration

This new collaboration enhances The Conference Board Help-Wanted OnLine® program by providing additional insights into important labor market trends.

06 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased Slightly in April

Recent economic and labor market news suggests no rate cut in 2019

03 May. 2019 »
Labor market continues to boil with no sign of an employment slowdown

Comment on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Report Gad Levanon, Chief Economist, North America, The Conference Board

15 Apr. 2019 »
Global Productivity Growth Remains Weak, Extending Slowing Trend

Lasting Productivity Improvements Not Yet Visible in Macroeconomic Data

15 Apr. 2019 »
U.S. & Japanese Business Leaders Convene to Discuss Raising Productivity Growth

The Conference Board and The Japan Productivity Center have joined forces to address slowing productivity, which has been plaguing both economies.

08 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Declined in March

Employment slowdown may be on the horizon

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.1%
  • Brazil 0.9%
  • China 0.8%
  • Euro Area 0.3%
  • France 0.3%
  • Germany 0.2%
  • Global 0.3%
  • India 0.3%
  • Japan 0.8%
  • Korea 0.1%
  • Mexico 0.9%
  • Spain 0.2%
  • U.K. 0.2%
  • U.S. 0.0%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • The Conference Board Economic Forecast for the U.S. Economy

    Weaker US Economic Data Point to Slower Growth and a Possible Rate Cut in 2019

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