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06 Nov. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Japan Increased

The Index increased to 92.4

06 Nov. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Fell in October

HWOL Index fell in October, following a small decrease in September

06 Nov. 2019 »
The Conference Board to Shine Spotlight on People Issues in M&A

The HR M&A Conference (November 19–20 in New York) brings together organizations that have led the way in imbuing HR thinking throughout their M&A strategies to exchange practical advice, share solutions, and advance new thinking in a burgeoning field.

05 Nov. 2019 »
For S&P 500 CEOs, Stock Awards Now Comprise More Than 50 Percent of Total Compensation

A new report reveals that stock awards, which include restricted stock and performance-based shares, represented a record portion of CEO compensation in 2018. For S&P 500 CEOs, stock awards alone exceeded 50 percent for the first time.

04 Nov. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Declined in October

Job growth will continue, but may slow down in the coming months

01 Nov. 2019 »
Jobs Report: Employment Growth Stronger Than Expected

Comment on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Report Gad Levanon, Head of The Conference Board Labor Market Institute

31 Oct. 2019 »
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for the Global Economy Decreased

The Index fell to 116.6

30 Oct. 2019 »
US Growth Performance Does Not Disappoint

Ataman Ozyildirim, Senior Director, Economics, The Conference Board

29 Oct. 2019 »
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Edged Down in October

The Index now stands at 125.9 (1985=100), down from 126.3 in September

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

The Index increased to 154.2


Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.2%
  • Brazil 0.1%
  • China 1.1%
  • Euro Area 0.4%
  • France 0.1%
  • Germany 0.2%
  • Global 0.1%
  • India 0.1%
  • Japan 0.1%
  • Korea 0.4%
  • Mexico 0.0%
  • Spain 0.1%
  • U.K. 0.4%
  • U.S. 0.1%
  • 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

    Economic growth holding up well, but will not reaccelerate in 2020

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