A Framework That Provides Clarity

During periods of “low visibility,” confusion reigns: for every indication of one trend, there seems to be a countertrend. The key is to glean from the collective wisdom of reliable leading indicators a clear signal that the economy is headed for a turn.



Interview on Economy

ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan will be interviewed on All Things Considered this weekend at 5:00 PM (ET).

Update: this interview did not yet air. If and when it does, we will post it here.

Lakshman's comments included an overview of how many of the challenges the economy faces today were in place prior to the 2007-09 Great Recession. You may be interested in listening to Lakshman’s July 2010 explanation of why we’re now in an era of more frequent recessions.