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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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Oct 03 2013

Global Growth and Inflation Prospects

The Fed’s decision not to “taper” came as a shock to analysts around the world, largely because the consensus view on global economic growth has been relatively positive. A key part of that thesis was based on the assumption of U.S. economic strength.

Yet major central banks, in Washington and around the world, are still pressing hard on the quantitative-easing gas. Do underlying inflation pressures and prospects for economic growth in key regions of the world warrant these policies? ECRI’s latest report presents the cyclical outlook for global inflation and economic growth.

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Comments on Japan's Recovery

BBC September 26, 2013

ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan talks with the BBC about Prime Minister Abe's statement that Japan's economy is back on track. More