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Source: Encyclopedia of Banking & Finance (9h Edition) by Charles
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index of coincident indicators consists of four series that track employment,
personal income, industrial production, and sales.
These series have historically reached peaks and troughs at roughly
the same time as the economy. The actual series used are:
Employees on nonagricultural payrolls.
Personal income minus transfers.
Index of industrial production.
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The coincident indicators are clustered in three
employment, production and income, and consumption.
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