CEO Confidence Dips, Conference Board Reports

Siegel, Gary E.
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/13/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32422, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that the confidence of U.S. chief executives officers (CEO) in the nation's economy suffered a setback, according to surveys conducted by the Conference Board. Only 21 percent of business leaders expect economic conditions to improve on the coming months. Expectations for their own industries were also subdued.


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