Economic Indicators & Forecasting Publications

2017

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    August 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Despite country-specific risks, emerging markets keep performing as solid contributors to global growth.

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    August 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Better investment and global conditions will help the US economy to pick up speed in the second half of 2017.

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    August 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    The business cycle of the Euro Area continues to strengthen but does not translate into higher profit growth.

  4. China Center Data Flash: June data beats expectations, but marginal slowdown still likely in 2H

    August 2017 | China Center Publications

    The marginal growth rebound posted in 1H was cyclical. However, an uptick in exports, the resilience in consumption growth, and tailwinds from the subsiding housing market boom and infrastructure spending have fueled the continuation of growth thus far into 2H. 

  5. 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

  6. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Recent downside risks challenge the outlook for emerging markets for remainder of the year.

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Eurozone exporters are not (yet) fully benefiting from global trade growth

  8. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

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

  9. 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.

  10. China Center Data Flash: Growth peaked in Q1 but is likely to remain steady for a while

    May 2017 | China Center Publications

    Leading economic indicators including the official PMI and PPI, as well as The Conference Board LEI, all suggest that China's growth over the short term peaked in Q1.