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.

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Jan 17 2017

Disentangling Cyclical from Structural

On January 6th ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan gave a talk in Hong Kong titled, "Disentangling Cyclical from Structural". 

Click here for a PDF file of the presentation slides including notes.

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26th Annual Hyman P. Minsky Conference

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