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ComplianceCorporateFinanceLegalDecember 05, 2023

U.S. Economy Forecast: Blue Chip Economic Indicators outlook for the year ahead

Every month, Wolters Kluwer provides corporate and government decision-makers with an outlook on the performance of the U.S. economy for the year ahead. Our Blue Chip Economic Indicators report features forecasts from more than 50 top analysts of some of America's largest and most respected manufacturers, banks, insurance companies, and brokerage firms.

Since 1976, we’ve been polling business economists about their insights on U.S. economic growth, inflation, interest rates, and a host of other critical indicators of future business activity – including GDP (Gross Domestic Product), Consumer Price Index (CPI), industrial production, income, corporate profits, treasury bill rates, unemployment rates, housing starts and vehicle sales.

Blue Chip Economic Indicators is regularly cited by national media outlets, including Reuters, CNBC, MSNBC, U.S. News & World Report, USA Today, The New York Times, and more.

You can learn more about, and purchase, the Blue Chip Economic Indicators report here.

Recent highlights and media references

USA Today (December 2023) "GDP may paint a sunny picture of the economy, but this number tells a different story"
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (December 2023) "Texas Employment Forecast"
The Economist (November 2023) "Three economic risks facing America in 2024"
USA Today (October 2023) "The economy surged 4.9% in the third quarter. But is a recession still looming?"
USA Today (October 2023) "Fed Chair Powell signals central bank could hold interest rates steady next month"
USA Today (October 2023) "Bad sign for sizzling US economy? How recent Treasury yields could spell trouble"
U.S. News and World Report (October 2023) "Wholesale Inflation Rose More Than Expected in September, Driven by Spike in Gasoline"
The New York Times (September 2023) "The Market is Stuck Until the Fed is Done"
USA Today (September 2023) "Recession in U.S. becomes increasingly less likely, but odds are highest in West, South"
U.S. News and World Report (September 2023) "Reports: Smooth, But Slow Sailing for the Economy"
CFO Dive (September 2023) "CEOs trim hiring plans"
U.S. News and World Report (September 2023) "Will the Stock Market Crash in 2023? 7 Risk Factors"
Entrepreneur (August 2023) "Are We In a Recession? How You Can Prepare"
The American Lawyer (August 2023) "In Current Market, Billing Discipline More Critical Than Ever"
The New York Times (August 2023) "The Outlook for the Economy Has Improved. And Yet."
USA Today (August 2023) "The Daily Money: Inflation edges higher as economists weigh odds of recession"

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