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ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) slipped to 143.1 as the growth rate fell to -2.1%.              
      


ECRI has long determined business cycle and growth rate cycle chronologies for 21 countries that can be freely accessed here.

The WLI is one of many ECRI U.S. leading indexes, including some with longer leads over cyclical turning points in economic growth.

Please see links below for public statements ECRI has made about our cyclical outlook:

- Bloomberg Interview with ECRI's Achuthan "China’s “Rust Belt” Problem"

- CNBC Interview with ECRI's Achuthan "Inflation Cycle, The Fed and Recession Risks"

- Variety discussion with ECRI's Achuthan "How an Economic Downturn Could Ravage Hollywood"

For a quick glance at the WLI’s performance, please see the chart below.         



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