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.

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Sep 10 2012

A Different Look at the Employment Situation

Last week’s jobs report surprised the consensus to the downside, revealing for some a sense of weakness that was unexpected in the U.S. labor market.

Aside from recent monthly numbers, ECRI’s latest study underscores structural changes in employment dynamics, which will impact the jobs market in addition to its current cyclical moves.

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U.S. Future Inflation Gauge Slips

Bond Buyer September 7, 2012

"The USFIG remains in a cyclical downswing. Thus, U.S. inflation pressures continue to trend downward," ECRI said in a release. More