All posts tagged "business cycle"

  • Lakshman Achuthan July 2012
    Lakshman Achuthan: The Economy is in Recession Now

    Bloomberg’s Tom Keene interviewed Lakshman Achuthan of the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI) yet again regarding his predicted recession (see interview from December 2011). Achuthan said he believes the economy is in recession now. He said it’s...

    • Posted July 10, 2012
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  • Lakshman Achuthan - ECRI
    Lakshman Achuthan Sticks to ECRI’s Recession Call

    Bloomberg’s Tom Keene interviewed Lakshman Achuthan, co-founder of the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI), this week. Achuthan predicted a recession earlier in the year (link). Keene asked Achuthan was happened to the recession call he made back...

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Lakshman Achuthan - ECRI 2011
    Lakshman Achuthan: Negative Feedback Loop More Powerful Than Policy

    The business cycle is much more powerful than anything the government can do according to Lakshman Achuthan of the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI).  ECRI has an admirable track record with respect to economic forecasts.  Achuthan was...

    • Posted September 3, 2011
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  • sector rotation model
    The Business Cycle and Sector Rotation

    Studies of stock market history have shown a strong tendency for the market to follow a four year pattern of expansion and contraction.  This phenomenon has been linked to a strong correlation with the presidential election cycle.  Typically about two thirds of the...

    • Posted April 18, 2011
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