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30 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Appoints Paul Washington to Lead Its Environmental, Social & Governance Center

Effective June 3rd, he will succeed current Center Leader Douglas Chia, who will remain involved with the organization...

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

The Index rose to 116.2

28 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Increased in May

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

23 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased

The Index increased to 147.2

23 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Announces the Recipients of its 2019 Excellence in Marketing & Communications Awards

Now in its 13th year, the program – formerly, the Society for New Communications Research Excellence Awards – honors organizations for their innovative use of communications technologies.

22 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Increased

The Index rose to 102.7

21 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Increased

The Index increased to 116.8

21 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Australia Increased

The Index rose to 107.2

20 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the U.K. Decreased

The Index fell to 93.6

17 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in April

Third Consecutive Increase; Economic Expansion to Continue in Near Term

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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