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economic indicator

n
(Economics) a statistical measure representing an economic variable: the retail price index is an economic indicator of the actual level of prices.
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economic indicator

nWirtschaftsindikator m
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An economic indicator is a statistic about an economic activity.
It is seen as an important economic indicator because consumer spending represents about 70% of the country's economic activity.
com NH Leading Economic Indicator fell in May to a reading of 129.
A new economic indicator created by Assumption College economics professor Thomas White provides another tool for following the Worcester-area economy.
The economic indicator, shown to lead US business cycles by an average of eight months at cycle peaks, increased 0.
An economic indicator is information amassed and published by a government or private entity recording the activity in a particular economic sector, either in a specific industry or in an entire economy.
Taipei, March 5, 2010 (CENS) -- Taiwan's economic indicator flashed the third consecutive 'yellow-red' in January, with the composite index remaining at 37, according to the Cabinet-level Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD).
Summary: Global demand, the most significant economic indicator, was the first casualty of the economic downturn that had spread out of the US to the world in September 2008.
Summary: Once a top market moving economic indicator, US retail sales lent the dollar little volatility as currency traders held their breath for the Dow to surpass.
The fact that Baby Boomers are now in their 40's to 60's in itself poses a strong economic indicator for future home sales will benefit from this increased demand.
As a result, the country's leading economic indicator fell 0.
NACM's Credit Manager's Index (CMI) is the only business economic indicator that tracks the rate of slowing payments by customers, and deductions; and is gaining national media attention

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