Alabama Economic Outlook ©

CBER publishes its annual short-term forecast for the Alabama economy as the Alabama Economic Outlook, issued in January.

The forecast covers output and employment by sector. Current economic conditions and trends and their likely effects on the national and Alabama economies are also examined. The Outlook is supplemented by a companion publication of detailed forecast tables.

The Outlook and the forecast tables sell for $40 each.

Alabama Economic Outlook

The 2021 Alabama Economic Outlook

The conference has been canceled this year due to COVID-19 restrictions.

An electronic version of the 2021 Alabama Economic Outlook will be available in January.

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2020 Conference Presentations

2020 Census Presentation 2020

2020 Census

Presented by Viktoria Riiman
The Alabama Business Confidence Index Presentation 2020

The Alabama Business Confidence Index

Presented by Susannah Robichaux
2020 Alabama Economic Outlook Presentation

2020 Alabama Economic Outlook

Presented by Ahmad Ijaz