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Economy, Strategy & Finance Press Releases

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28 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Increased in January

Consumers Will Continue to Drive Growth and Prevent Economy from Slowing in Early 2020

27 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased

The Index increased to 154.2

24 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Increased

The Index rose to 104.9

23 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Declined in December

Economic Growth Likely to Continue at Around 2 Percent in Early 2020

22 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Australia Decreased

The Index fell to 107.9

22 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Decreased

The Index decreased to 117.5

17 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Mexico Decreased

The Index decreased to 99.7

16 Jan. 2020 »
Global Consumer Confidence Unchanged

Lack of momentum suggests increasing concerns about the durability of global consumer spending in 2020

16 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Euro Area Decreased

The Index fell to 111.1

16 Jan. 2020 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Increased

The Index increased to 119.7

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.3%
  • Brazil 1.0%
  • China 1.4%
  • Euro Area 0.3%
  • France 0.7%
  • Germany 0.4%
  • Global 0.1%
  • India 0.1%
  • Japan 0.2%
  • Korea 0.5%
  • Mexico 0.2%
  • Spain 0.3%
  • U.K. 0.2%
  • U.S. 0.3%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • Despite gradual slowing of job growth, labor market will still feel tight in 2020

    The US economy added 145,000 jobs in December, and previous months were revised down slightly. The unemployment rate remained at 3.5 percent. This month’s job growth was in line with The Conference Board’s view that the labor market appears to be in a healthy state.

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