Suspension of OECD Composite Leading Indicators until September 2016
The scope of the journal encompasses analysis and explanation of business cycle fluctuations, use of business tendency and consumer survey data or cyclical indicators for business cycle analysis and development of economic statistics and indicators.
Composite leading indicators continue to point to stable growth momentum in the OECD area
Statistics Working Paper N. 74, 2016/8 - After reviewing the main features of the statistics available in the Main Economic Indicators to inform policy makers, this paper discusses the performance of the Composite Leading Indicatirs (CLIs) during the Great Recession.This performance is assessed using both ex-post and real-time analyses.
Stable growth momentum in the OECD area and improved outlook in major emerging economies
Composite leading indicators continue to point to signs of easing growth in the OECD area
Signs of easing growth in the OECD area
Mixed outlook across major emerging economies but stable growth momentum in the OECD area
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This document describes the zone aggregation methodology for the eight indicators in the OECD Composite Leading Indicator (CLI) framework.
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The OECD system of composite leading indicators (CLIs), developed in the 1970s, has been the subject of a methodological review to ensure that it maintains its position as an effective leading indicator of business cycles and economic activity. This document provides detailed information about this new methodology.