Good morning! I'm coming to you from Washington, D.C., at the National Association for Business Economics policy conference. Speaking of...
Situational Awareness: Members "no longer believe a recession is likely in 2020 — a reversal from the predominant view of panelists in the February 2019 survey,” NABE president Constance Hunter, who also serves as chief economist at KPMG, said in a statement.
- “Only 13% of panelists now forecast a downturn in 2020. When asked what odds they place on a 2020 slump, a majority of respondents places the probability at 25% or less."
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