Ifo Business Climate Index
The Ifo Business Climate is a widely observed early indicator for economic development in Germany. The Ifo Business Climate Index is published monthly. Detailed results are published in ifo Konjunkturperspektiven. A summary is published as "Results of the Ifo Business Survey" in ifo Schnelldienst.
Ifo Business Climate Index with Ifo Business Survey in the German Services Sector
Results of the Ifo Business Survey are available as of 10:00 a.m. CET via the news agencies and as of 10:30 a.m. CET here. read on Internet publication date of the Ifo Business Climate Index: 25 March 2014 10:30 AM CET
Results of the February 2014 Ifo Business Survey
Feb 24, 2014: The Ifo Business Climate Index for industry and trade in Germany continued to rise in February. Assessments of the current business situation were significantly better than last month. Expectations regarding future business developments dipped slightly, but remain optimistic. The German economy is holding its own in a changeable global climate. Details
How the Ifo Business Climate Index is calculated with an example to illustrate how the balance values are calculated. read on Calculating the Ifo Business Climate
The Ifo Business Climate is a much considered indicator for the economic evolution in Germany. It is again and again the subject of scientific analyses in which the different qualities of the business climate are examined. read on Publications on the forecasting quality of the Ifo Business Climate Index