Extra FNI Update: Lowest level since early 1990s

The FNI was last updated 15 April. The past month, we have updated the FNI index nearly every week. Since the end of February, the index has signaled that the Norwegian economy is entering, or is in, a recession. The FNI index has now reached its lowest level since the financial crisis, and is approaching …

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Hvor mye koster koronakrisen?

På fredag kom regjeringen med nye anslag på hvor kostbar de ser for seg at koronakrisen er og kan komme til å bli for statskassen. Finansdepartementet antar nå at eksisterende krisetiltak og konjunkturforløp vil gi en netto økning i offentlige utgifter på 200 milliarder kroner, mens hver ekstra måned med stekt nedsatt aktivitetsvekst vil øke …

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FNI Update March – as Serious as During the Financial Crisis

The FNI was last updated 31 March.  Updated with news from March, the FNI index for the Norwegian economy shows that the business cycle is still falling sharply. Since the last update - a week ago - the index has fallen by almost 0.5 percentage points, from approximately -1 to -1.5. This update indicates a …

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