Business Cycle Dating Committee, National Bureau of Economic Research. This report is also available as a PDF file.. CAMBRIDGE September 20, 2010 - The Business Cycle Dating Committee of the National Bureau of Economic Research met yesterday by conference call.

Business Cycle Dating Committee, National Bureau of Economic Research This report is also available as a PDF file.. Determination of the December 2007 Peak in Economic Activity

The business cycle, also known as the economic cycle or trade cycle, is the downward and upward movement of gross domestic product (GDP) around its long-term growth trend. ...

_____ # of Up Periods # Of Up Periods / Down Periods: Indicates the number of quarters the portfolio has generated a positive / negative return over the given time period.

Definition of business cycle: A predictable long-term pattern of alternating periods of economic growth (recovery) and decline (recession),...

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.

This entertaining book describes the global history of economic fluctuations and business cycle theory over more than 300 years. It explains the core of the problem and shows how cycles can be forecast and how they are managed by central banks.

The business cycle describes the rise and fall in production output of goods and services in an economy. Business cycles are generally measured using rise and fall in real – inflation-adjusted – gross domestic product (GDP), which includes output from the household and nonprofit sector and the government sector, as well as business output.

2 Economic and Stock Market Cycles Source: RBC Asset Management, National Bureau of Economic Research 90 100 110 60 70 80 120 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 S&P 500 Index Rebound During ...

In economics, a recession is a business cycle contraction which results in a general slowdown in economic activity. Macroeconomic indicators such as GDP (gross domestic product), investment spending, capacity utilization, household income, business profits, and inflation fall, while bankruptcies and the unemployment rate rise.