A statistic used to gauge future trends in a nation’s economy.
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- Taiwan's economic planning body said yesterday that the nation's leading economic indicators for March hit a 15-year low.
- But the really important trend is a leading economic indicator of returning prosperity if ever there was one: ‘Men's bags seem to be coming up to speed in terms of fashion, too.’
- And all the leading economic indicators are trending upward.
Definition of economic indicator in:
- The British & World English dictionary