Analyst: Worst Is yet to Come for Economy
- Best Guesses and Surprises. Poole, William // Review (00149187);May/Jun2004, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p1
Reflects on business forecasting. Consensus outlook for the U.S. economy; Examples of forecast surprises or forecast errors; Implications of the documented uncertainty surrounding forecasts of future economic activity.
- Small businesses expecting growth in weak economy. Strempel, Dan // Westchester County Business Journal;11/25/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 47, p8
Reports on the expected expansion of small businesses in the United States in spite of weak economic forecasts for 2003. Enumeration of the various challenges that small business owners are expecting in the weak market.
- Future looks good, beige book confirms. Ostroff, Jim // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;1/20/2000, Vol. 179 Issue 13, p18
Reports on the economic performance of retail companies in the United States for 1999. Report from the US Federal Reserve; Increase in the retail sales during the 1999 holiday season; Strong jewelry, electronics and toy sales; Minimal wage increases; Business and economic forecasts.
- Environmental tradeoffs and deregulation seen for 1980s. // Marketing News;12/14/1979, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p10
Discusses the views of Keith Cox, president of the American Marketing Association, on the economic trends in the U.S. for the 1980s. Conflict between energy needs and ecological demands; Impact of the environmental trends of the 1980s on businesses; Changes in pricing in the 1980s.
- THE WOMAN WHO CALLED WALL STREET'S MELTDOWN AND WHAT SHE SEES NEXT... Birger, Jon // Fortune;8/18/2008, Vol. 158 Issue 3, p68
The article is about Meredith Whitney, an investment analyst at Oppenheimer & Co. who predicted the 2007 and 2008 collapse of the U.S. banking and credit industry. She is married to professional wrestler John Layfield, and believes that the banking crisis will get significantly worse before it...
- Study predicts growth in plastics shipments. Lauzon, Michael // Plastics News;02/28/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 54, p6
Forecasts the growth in plastics shipments in the United States for the year 2000, according to a study published by CIT Equipment Financing. Predicted impact of high oil prices on processors' margins; Expected economic growth in the US.
- The outlook for industry output and employment through 1990. Personick, Valerie A. // Monthly Labor Review;Aug81, Vol. 104 Issue 8, p28
Discusses the outlook for industry output and employment in the United States from 1981 to 1990. Positive outlook for service, durable goods, and high-technology industries; Projected decline in unemployment and taxes; Expected increase in investment and productivity.
- Occupational employment growth through 1990. Carey, Max L. // Monthly Labor Review;Aug81, Vol. 104 Issue 8, p42
Cites the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' three alternative sets of occupational employment projections for the 1978-90 period. Expected growth for the white-collar and service categories; Slow growth for blue-collar workers and decreases among farmworkers.
- THE NATION'S ECONOMY IN 2006. Malehorn, Jack // Journal of Business Forecasting;Winter2005/2006, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p39
The article presents an economic forecast for the U.S. in 2006. Factor associated with obvert sign of risk is identified. Included are forecasts for households, business, inflation, and interest rates.