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: 18 December 2013 10:30 AM CET
Results of the November 2013 Ifo Business Survey
Nov 22, 2013: The Ifo Business Climate Index for industry and trade in Germany rose significantly. Assessments of the current business situation improved. Firms’ expectations regarding business developments rose to their highest level since spring 2011. The German economy looks ahead to the winter months with confidence. 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