TITLE

Interpreting Movements in the Composite Index of Leading Indicators

AUTHOR(S)
Stekler, H. O.
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Business Economics;Jul2003, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the forecasting performance of the Composite Index of Leading Indicators (CLI) in predicting the cyclical turning points of the U.S. economy. Impact of the accuracy of various historical versions of the CLI on its performance; Significance of the real-time movements of the CLI to its quality as a forecaster; Effect of the failure of the CLI on U.S. economists.
ACCESSION #
10450537

 

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