TITLE

NABE presidential address: Business economists, forecasting, and markets

AUTHOR(S)
Rippe, Richard D.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
Business Economics;Jan1992, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the image problem of business economists and their economic forecasting performance. Concerns of business economists about the status and future of the profession; Skills possessed by business economists useful in nonforecasting activities; Proposals for dealing with the business economists' image problem.
ACCESSION #
9609191412

 

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