Policy-makers, business leaders and forecasters can all benefit from access to data on historical economic and financial cycles as well as the current state of the economy in real-time. This column outlines efforts in Kuwait to develop a chronology of business cycles – one that tracks and projects the dates of expansions and contractions of overall economic activity.
Sulayman Al-QudsiPrincipal Research Specialist, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
Sulayman Al-Qudsi is a Principal Research Specialist, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research. He received his Ph.D. in Economics, University of California. He is an ERF Research Fellows.