Economy

Composite Leading Indicators (CLIs), OECD, August 2012

 

OECD composite leading indicators still point to easing in the pace of economic activity in most major economies

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09/08/2012 - Composite leading indicators (CLIs), designed to anticipate turning points in economic activity relative to trend, continue to point to an easing of economic activity in most major OECD economies and slowdowns in most major non-OECD economies.

The CLIs for Japan and the United States show signs of a fading growth momentum.

Moderating growth expected in the OECD area

Underlying data - Source: OECD Composite Leading Indicators Database

 

The methodology used to compile OECD CLIs and reference series trend is described in the following document: "OECD system of Composite Leading Indicators".

 

       
 

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