The Council is comprised of Canada’s preeminent economists active in the field.Members of the Council participate in their personal capacities, and the views collectively expressed do not represent those of any institution or client.See The CEPR and NBER Approaches What data does the Committee use?See Data Sources The financial press often states the definition of a recession as two consecutive quarters of decline in real GDP.
The program was organized by Zvi Eckstein and Ken West.
Selected papers were published in the The 25th annual ISo M met in Frankfurt, Germany, June 14-15, 2002, hosted by Otmar Issing and Frank Smets, the European Central Bank.
The program was organized by Jim Stock and Lars Svensson.
It has been a quarter of a century since India commenced the journey of opening its economy to the world.
But the idea of a business cycle dating committee (BCDC) for India has not received sufficient attention.