Consumer Dynamics Center Publications

2017

  1. China Center Chart Dive: China's labor compensation share of GDP is on the rise; this should be good for consumption in the near-term

    August 2017 | China Center Publications

    High household savings rates have worked to constrain consumption in China for a long time. However, recent data suggests a decline in Chinese savings rates. This may partially explain the resilience of consumption growth in China, even as the country’s overall economic growth continues to slow.

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    July 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    The US economy remains on track for above 2 percent growth in 2017

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    The growth trend of US economy continues at about 2 percent.

  4. StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2017: Can the Recent Upswing Put Global Growth Back on Track?

    June 2017 | StraightTalk®

    The latest estimates of monthly leading economic indicators and quarterly GDP growth indicate that rising confidence among business and consumers in recent quarters has translated into a small positive impact on the real economy.

  5. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    May 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report

  6. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    May 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Despite first quarter slowdown, the trend in economic growth remains unchanged.

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    April 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    There is a widespread perception that the business climate in the Euro Area is improving. Available data - other than surveys - match these optimistic expectations only to some extent. 

  8. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    April 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Economic activity lags behind stronger confidence 

  9. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    March 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    After a brief slowdown in Q1, the US economy returns to its slow growth trend.

  10. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    March 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report