Source: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Release: Survey of Business Uncertainty
This index reflects firms' uncertainty about the growth of their own capital expenditures over the next 12 months. The index can respond to news about the overall economy, changes in business sentiment, policy developments, stock market moves, interest rate changes, and changes in the outlook of firms in the sample. The uncertainty index captures uncertainty about the outlook for sample firms.
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Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Business Uncertainty: Capital Investment Rate Index [ATLSBUIRUI], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/ATLSBUIRUI, August 13, 2020.