A Framework That Provides Clarity

During periods of “low visibility,” confusion reigns: for every indication of one trend, there seems to be a countertrend. The key is to glean from the collective wisdom of reliable leading indicators a clear signal that the economy is headed for a turn.



Business Cycle Getting Stuck

ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan discusses how the problems withe the job market predated the Great Recession, and how the jobs market reveals both the brief revival and the current cyclical slowdown.