Predicting the next economic downturn
September 13, 2017
How to mine your data for early warning signs of the next recession.
By Craig Yeack
What if your ready-mix sales fell by 75% in one quarter and didn’t recover? It sounds extreme, but some U.S. concrete producers lived this nightmare less than 10 years ago. When business is good in concrete, it can be easy to forget how really bad it can get.