Using Economic Indicators to Improve Investment Analysis
"A virtual bible of how economic indicators are constructed and used. Important tidbits of history are mixed with present-day nuances to explain why we should care about all the economic indicators."
?Allen Grommet, Senior Economist, Cambridge Consumer Credit Index
"This book is an indispensable resource for anyone that wants a practical understanding of the economy and how it is measured. The information is clear, concise, and will help investors at all levels leverage the vast amount of economic data available."
This updated guide to economic indicators -- what they are and what they really mean -- covers all major economic indicators, from GDP to the consumer price index. You'll not only learn what key economic measurements are and how to read and interpret them, you'll discover how to use them to make better, more-informed financial, trading, and investing decisions.
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Chapter 2 National Income and Product Accounts
Chapter 3 The Consumer Sector
Chapter 4 Investment Spending
Chapter 5 The Foreign Sector
Chapter 6 The Government Sector
Chapter 7 Inflation
Chapter 8 The Labor Market
Chapter 11 The Treasury
Chapter 12 Making Strategic Investment Decisions
Appendix A Sources of Information
Appendix B Economic Indicator Releases by Statistical Agency
About the Author
Chapter 9 Other Measures of Production
Chapter 10 The Federal Reserve System
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