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Global Economy Press Releases

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17 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in May

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. increased by 1.3 percent in May to 114.5 (2016 = 100), following a 1.3 percent increase in April and a 1.4 percent increase in March.

17 Jun. 2021 »
Report: Wage Gaps between Black and White Workers Continue to Widen—across Industry, Demography, and Education Levels

A new report from The Conference Board finds that wage gaps have widened between Black and White workers, even those of otherwise comparable backgrounds and qualifications.

16 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, increased

The index increased to 123.0

15 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Euro Area Increased

The index increased to 102.8

14 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Increased

The index increased to 78.0

11 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Germany Increased

The index increased to 96.4

10 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Japan Increased

The index increased to 99.2

09 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Spain Increased

The index increased to 98.7

09 Jun. 2021 »
Online Labor Demand Rises in May

The Conference Board®-Burning Glass® Help Wanted OnLine® (HWOL) Index rose in May and now stands at 126.9 (July 2018=100), up from 118.1 in April. The Index declined 4.4 percent from March to April and is up 53.2 percent from a year ago.

08 Jun. 2021 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for South Korea Decreased

The index decreased to 110.7

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 1.0%
  • Brazil 0.9%
  • China 1.2%
  • Euro Area 0.8%
  • France 0.0%
  • Germany 0.4%
  • Global 0.9%
  • India 0.1%
  • Japan 1.1%
  • Korea 0.1%
  • Mexico 0.6%
  • Spain 0.7%
  • U.K. 0.3%
  • U.S. 1.3%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • Employment Growth Continues, But at Slower Pace

    Total nonfarm payrolls employment increased by 661,000 in September.

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