Issue 16 (July – December 2005)

Author(s): ECES Economists
Publication Number: ECES-BB16

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 2005. It also summarizes their expectations for overall future economic performance as well as their individual plans for the first six months of 2006.