The February employment data is out, and the number is good. Using the BLS Household Survey data (not seasonally adjusted) we saw a 1.3% climb in employment from one year ago. This is a reasonable number; not great, but good enough to indicate that the economy is still expanding in terms of jobs. Private sector employment (derived from a different BLS payroll survey) was up 1...
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Announcing New ITR European Office
ITR Economics International (itreconomics.eu), the world’s leading authority in business cycle forecasting, recently opened its European office in Brussels, Belgium. A press conference to announce the opening was held at the Glocal Solutions EU Headquarters on May 31, 2012, attended by members of the European business community and financial press. more...
ITR's Economic Forecasting: Solutions for Successful Business Planning and Management
In a Business Day interview with Terry Bradshaw, ITR Economics' Alan Beaulieu discusses his firm's holistic approach to accurate and actionable economic forecasting. Providing expert knowledge of leading indicators, as well as skilled observations of today's global economy, ITR's big picture approach helps businesses manage economic cycles.
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