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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

02 May. 2019 »
Report: To Improve M&A Outcomes, Companies Should Engage More with Middle Management

Today, The Conference Board released a report finding that U.S. businesses seeking M&A deals often overlook the need to engage with their target company’s middle management.

01 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Global Economy Increased

The Index rose to 115.7

30 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Increased in April

Consumers Expect Economy to Continue Growing at Solid Pace in Near Term

29 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Gulf Center Signs Collaboration with Supreme Council for Planning and Development in Kuwait

Today, The Conference Board Gulf Center for Economic and Business Research signed a collaboration agreement with the Supreme Council for Planning and Development in Kuwait.

26 Apr. 2019 »
A Strong Beginning for 2019 Obscures Signs that Economy is Settling into Slower Growth Path

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

24 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased

The Index increased to 146.1

23 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Increased

The Index increased to 117.4

23 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Australia Increased

The Index rose to 106.8

19 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Decreased

The Index fell to 102.5

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.3%
  • Brazil 0.1%
  • China 0.8%
  • Euro Area 0.0%
  • 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. 0.2%
  • 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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