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Business Cycle Indicators

An index of a variety of indicators thought to predict the tops and bottoms of a business cycle. The BCI includes leading, lagging, and coincident indicators in order to provide the most accurate view possible. Nonetheless, many argue that because business cycles are always unpredictable to some degree, the BCI must be taken with a grain of salt. It is published by The Conference Board. See also: CCI, CEO Confidence Index, Help Wanted Advertising Index.
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Published on Saturday, 15 March 2014 21:56 Ramallah/PNN The Palestine Monetary Authority (PMA) released in a press release, the results of PMA Business Cycle Indicator (PMABCI) for March 2014.
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Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi's Department of Economic Development (DED) yesterday announced the launch of the Abu Dhabi business cycle indicator which aims to establish a methodology to timely monitor economic changes in the emirate.
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This article constructs an international business cycle indicator using a broad production measure of the G7 countries and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) member countries.
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The package also includes historical data for the composite indexes and their components (as shown in the October 1994 Survey) plus the historical chronology of business cycle expansions and contractions, the cyclical leads and lags for selected indicators, and the titles and sources of all business cycle indicator series.
Business Cycle indicator (PMABCI) has witnessed a further decline from 4.