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.



President Says U.S. not in Recession

ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan, spoke with CNN's Ali Velshi about President Bush's view that the U.S. is not in recession, and how policy has missed a chance to avert recessionary job losses.