Beige Book Reports: Some Growth Slowing
- Outsiders' Perception of the Chinese. Sheng, Richard // Columbia Journal of World Business;Summer79, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p16
Western concepts of China have changed radically from period to period from exaggerated admiration to profound contempt. China has at one time or another been thought to be fabulously rich or grindingly poor, strong and weak, progressive and stagnant, wise and stupid, honest and deceitful,...
- It's all economic developoment. Larsen, Craig // Wenatchee Business Journal;Mar2004, Vol. 18 Issue 3, pA18
Delves into economic development in Wenatchee, Washington. Identification of job creation as one of the key factors for economic development success in the area; Growth of retail trade; Realization that not all jobs are created equal.
- The not so worldly philosophers: why mainstream economics can't be green. Nadeau, Robert L. // Synesis: A Journal of Science, Technology, Ethics & Policy;2010, Vol. 1 Issue 1, pT:3
The economic theory that serves as the basis for coordinating economic activities in the global market system and for implementing economic solutions for environmental problems is neoclassical economics. In economic textbooks, the creators of this theory are credited with transforming the study...
- Reised data put economy in better light than before. Barkey, Patrick // Indianapolis Business Journal;3/1/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 52, p32
Discusses issues related to the economic activity in Indiana. Decline in payrolls at the state's manufacturing facilities; Misleading information concerning employment; Graphs showing economic indicators in the state.
- ISM Index Slips To 56.8 in Oct. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;11/2/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32002, p2
Reports on the growth of the overall economy for the month of October 2004 in the U.S. Performance of the manufacturing sector for the month; Stability in new orders and production; Decline in order backlogs.
- Oct. Payrolls Rise; Jobless Rate Down. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/10/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31758, p2
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- FIGURATIVELY SPEAKING. // Business Press: Serving Southern Nevada;10/18/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 40, p3
Presents facts on business and economic situation in the U.S. Percentage of employees who have used their business e-mail to send sexual material to colleagues at work; Identification of the greatest innovations of the last 75 years and their respective rankings; Total value of all merchandise...
- Identifying turning points in Chile's economic growth. // OECD Economic Surveys: Chile;Nov2005 Supplement, Vol. 2005, p36
Provides a summary of a technique developed for identifying turning points in Chile's economic growth based on a probability law that governs shifts from high- to low-mean regimes using a Markov switching process. Description of the economic indicators used; Presentation of the probability...
- Recovery slows? // OECD Observer;Sep2004, Issue 244, p4
This article focuses on possibility of slowing expansion in the OECD area. Slowing expansion may lie ahead in the OECD area, according to the latest composite leading indicators (CLIs), which are designed to provide early signals of likely turning points in economic activity. The CLl for the...