business cycle

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Synonyms for business cycle

recurring fluctuations in economic activity consisting of recession and recovery and growth and decline


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The IFS predicted that Mr Brown will "declare victory" in meeting his golden rule of balancing the current budget, excluding investment, across the economic cycle, when he presents his final Budget next month or in April.
Although it is clear that real estate and its related industries are currently affected by a tough economic cycle on a national level, our immediate world is still functioning well.
Will Washington ignore economic cycles or cut spending during a recession?
Much of the city's revenue base remains vulnerable to economic cycles, and given the critical nature of key credit fundamentals, such restructuring of financial operations will be important to the city in its efforts to maintain fiscal balance and investment grade credit standing in the future.
As John McKean so eloquently states, marrying data driven analytics with consumer insight is critical for managing through tough economic cycles.
There are those who say we're over economic cycles,'' said Earl Foster, a Miami money manager, who adds that he's not so sure of that.
Too often real estate gets caught at the butt end of great economic cycles.
Based on predictable economic cycles, there will be a healthy economic boom in the future because of a focus on value and innovation.
The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements: excess tractor or trailer capacity in the trucking industry; decreased demand for the Company's services or loss of one or more of the Company's major customers; surplus inventories; recessionary economic cycles and downturns in customers' business cycles;
However, actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors that include: the timing of large project orders, competitive factors, shifts in customer demand, government spending, economic cycles, regulatory changes and other factors.
Rich has been a market leader for us in developing innovative solutions to help clients shape and grow their businesses throughout various economic cycles," said Willie Brasser, General Manager, GE Commercial Finance Corporate Lending.
These positive rating factors are somewhat offset by the group's challenge to manage future economic cycles, inherent risks with managing significant premium growth in recent years and increased debt leverage at FNF on a consolidated basis.