euro area inflation and unemployment

Hot Fun in the Summertime: Good Data Reported in Japan and Europe

July 1, 2013

The Bank of Japan’s quarterly corporate survey revealed a 12-point advance to +4 in the diffusion index for large manufacturers, a 6-point increase to +12 in the index for large non-manufacturers, and sharp upwardly revised investment plans for the present fiscal year. France, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Ireland, Austria, and Greece reported higher purchasing manager […] More