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Real Personal Income Is Rising
By Brian Beaulieu on March 4, 2024

The resiliency of the trend supports an upward bias to the GDP trend for 2024. The tight labor will play a role in keeping the income trend generally positive. Different dynamics are at...

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A Change in a Key Forecast
By Alan Beaulieu on February 29, 2024

We have changed our forecast for GDP (in inflation-adjusted dollars). Before we get into the details, it is important to note that the change was not dramatic, and it does not change the...

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3 Common Questions Our 10-Year Forecast Will Answer
By ITR Economics on February 27, 2024

With ITR Economics forecasting an economic depression during the 2030s, there is a lot for a business leader to think about when it comes to the future of their company. Financial...

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US Economy in 2024 – Where Are We Now?
By ITR Economics on February 20, 2024

2024 has so far been a tricky year for businesses. Many are feeling recessionary pressures. Because the major industries move through the phases of the business cycle at varying times,...

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Strong Jobs Report Not Necessarily a Bullish Signal for US Industrial Economy
By ITR Economics on February 15, 2024

The January jobs numbers landed with fanfare, and phrases such as “blowing away expectations” dominated headlines and soundbites.

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US Consumers Posting Record-High Credit Card Debt Balances
By Brian Beaulieu on February 8, 2024

Credit card debt balances are going to rise further. The credit card delinquency rate is also set to go higher. The two trends may hinder retail sales ascent because of the high interest...

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