Issue 14 (July – December 2004)

Author(s): ECES Economists
Publication Number: ECES-BB14

This edition of the Business Barometer reports the results of a stratified sample of 210 public and private firms.

The survey covers their assessment of economic growth and the results of their operations in terms of their production, sales, inventories, prices, wages, employment and investment over the last six months of 2004. It also summarizes their expectations for overall future economic performance as well as their individual plans for the first six months of 2005.