Soft Landing Playing Out?
- Bernanke Sees Rates Continuing Up Slowly. McConnell, Alison L. // Bond Buyer;3/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32086, p2
Reports on the predictions of U.S. Federal Reserve Board governor Ben S. Bernanke for economic recovery in the country. Claim of Bernanke that the policy expectations of the Federal Open Market Committee have been realized and policy accommodations can be removed at a measured pace; Forecast for...
- Crystal Ball. Pellet, Jennifer // Entrepreneur;Jan2007, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p24
The article forecasts the economy and the financial conditions of businesses in the U.S. for 2007. The financial sector in the country remain strong despite of high oil prices, rising interest rates, and political turmoil. The employee compensation will not affect the labor market and salaries...
- THE NATION'S ECONOMIC OUTLOOK. Malehorn, Jack // Journal of Business Forecasting;Spring2005, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p39
Presents the 2005 outlook for various sectors of the U.S. economy. Consumer markets; Labor markets; Industrial sectors; Financial markets.
- Is EM Decoupling From The US? // Emerging Markets Monitor;4/30/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p1
This article predicts that the U.S. economy will grow at the rate of 2.5 percent in 2007. It explains that long-range forecast suggests that the U.S. economy will have a soft landing when it decline. It says that factors such as the decline of the housing market, inflation and interest rates are...
- The case for a continued recovery. Miller, Gregory // ABA Banking Journal;Nov2002, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p76
Argues that the U.S. market will recover. Improvement of investor sentiment; Risk in labor market; Personal income and spending that are consistent; Return of capital spending; Absence of inflation.
- Dollar signs. Burnett, Helen // Fund Strategy;1/30/2006, p18
The article points out that despite the demonstrated resilience of the U.S. economy after it was hit by hurricanes and higher oil prices in 2005, experts believe there will be a slowdown. The predicted weakness in the economy for 2006 is because consumer strength has been based on mortgage...
- Job gains will accelerate in 2004. // ABA Banking Journal;Mar2004, Vol. 96 Issue 3, p68
Considers the outlook of the American Bankers Association Economic Advisory Committee on the U.S. economy's growth prospects for 2004. Annual growth rate of the national economy forecasted by the committee; Projected monthly job growth rate; Outlook on long-term interest rates.
- Tracking economic and business activity. // Smart Business San Diego;Dec2008, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p6
The article analyzes the economic and business activity in the U.S. Up until the fall, California has been mired in a mild but lengthy recession, while the overall U.S. has fared somewhat better, according to the article. Experts from the University of the Pacific predicts a steep recession...
- Household survey indicators weaken in 2007. Borbely, James Marschall // Monthly Labor Review;Mar2008, Vol. 131 Issue 3, p3
The article focuses on the data from the Household Survey indicating that the U.S. labor market has weakened in 2007. It cites the economic recession in 2001 where the labor market successfully recovered in late 2003 and went forward to improve from 2004 to 2006. In 2007, the rate of employment...