Brazil’s 0.2% GDP Drop Fans Recession Fears
"There is a very real risk of contraction, which would take the country into a technical recession," an economist warns.
Smart Moves to Make Now Ahead of a Recession
Seize the day and think of a recession as the best time to pass competitors, says Bain & Co.
CFOs Revise Recession Projections
Finance chiefs still think an economic downturn is coming, but not until 2020, finds the first-quarter Duke/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey.
Treasury Yields ‘Invert’ in Possible Recession Sign
"Yield curves are responding to what they see, to what I believe is a global economic slowdown," a portfolio manager says.
Execs’ Optimism About Economy Drops to 34%
Trade tensions and the China slowdown "have contributed to a sense of uncertainty and pessimism about the global economy," AICPA says.
Ready for a Recession?
What finance chiefs are and should be doing to brace their organizations for the likely economic downturn.
Companies Are Worried About Employee Retention, But Don’t Plan to Raise Pay
A study from PayScale found companies are hoping to use perks and targeted increases to keep key employees.
CFOs: Recession Possible in 2019
Nearly half of U.S. CFOs think the nation’s economy will enter a recession by the end of 2019, finds the fourth-quarter Duke/CFO Outlook Survey.
How to Prepare for the Recession on the Horizon
Management teams that develop a plan and prepare now will enter a recession with confidence and can emerge stronger.
To Navigate a Recession, Beware Mental Momentum
Internal resistance to change — or mental momentum — can prevent companies from properly responding to new market economics.
U.S. Productivity Weakness Continues in Q1
The recent declines in output may reflect "hangover effects from companies’ deep job and capital-spending cuts in the wake of the recession."