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08 May. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in April

In April, most states and MSAs experienced a decrease in the number of online job ads

07 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board and Burning Glass Technologies Announce Help Wanted OnLine™ Collaboration

This new collaboration enhances The Conference Board Help-Wanted OnLine® program by providing additional insights into important labor market trends.

06 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased Slightly in April

Recent economic and labor market news suggests no rate cut in 2019

03 May. 2019 »
Labor market continues to boil with no sign of an employment slowdown

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

02 May. 2019 »
Report: To Improve M&A Outcomes, Companies Should Engage More with Middle Management

Today, The Conference Board released a report finding that U.S. businesses seeking M&A deals often overlook the need to engage with their target company’s middle management.

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

The Index rose to 115.7

30 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Increased in April

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

29 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Gulf Center Signs Collaboration with Supreme Council for Planning and Development in Kuwait

Today, The Conference Board Gulf Center for Economic and Business Research signed a collaboration agreement with the Supreme Council for Planning and Development in Kuwait.

26 Apr. 2019 »
A Strong Beginning for 2019 Obscures Signs that Economy is Settling into Slower Growth Path

Comment on Q1 GDP: Brian Schaitkin, Senior Economist, The Conference Board

24 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased

The Index increased to 146.1


Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.1%
  • Brazil 0.9%
  • China 0.8%
  • Euro Area 0.3%
  • 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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