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04 Jan. 2019 »
Strong job growth suggests that recession talk is premature

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

03 Jan. 2019 »
CEO Confidence Declined in Q4, Index at Lowest Level in Six Years

The Measure now reads 42, down from 55 in the third quarter of 2018 (a reading of more than 50 points reflects more positive than negative responses). This is the lowest reading since Q3 2012 (CEO Measure: 42).

27 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Declined in December

Economy to Continue Expanding, But Growth May Begin Moderating During First Half

20 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased Slightly in November

Economy Will Moderate Further in the Second Half of 2019

20 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Euro Area Increased

The Index rose to 116.0

19 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Decreased

The Index fell to 102.1

19 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased

The Index increased to 141.8

18 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Increased

The Index increased to 118.3

18 Dec. 2018 »
Disclosure Requirements Do Not Always Translate Into Better Corporate Sustainability Performance

New edition of annual benchmarking study examines trends in global CSR reporting

18 Dec. 2018 »
The Conference Board Elects Ellen R. Alemany, Chairwoman and CEO of CIT Group, and Beth E. Mooney, CEO of KeyCorp

The Conference Board – a member-focused think tank that provides trusted insights for what’s ahead – announced today the election of Ellen R. Alemany, Chairwoman and CEO of CIT Group, and Beth E. Mooney, CEO of KeyCorp, to its board of trustees.

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.5%
  • Brazil 1.8%
  • China 1.4%
  • Euro Area 0.1%
  • France 0.2%
  • Germany 0.1%
  • Global 0.3%
  • India 1.5%
  • Japan 0.3%
  • Korea 0.6%
  • Mexico 0.3%
  • Spain 0.3%
  • U.K. 0.4%
  • U.S. 0.2%
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  • Productivity:
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  • Global Economic Outlook:
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  • Stock Market Turbulence Reflects Weaker Environment for Profits

    Stock Market Turbulence Reflects Weaker Environment for Profits

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