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Consumers enjoying lower energy costs amid rout in prices of fossil fuels

...in spending but it is very good news, relieving pressure at a time when wage growth is not very strong," says Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS.He calculates that the decline in gasoline prices is saving customers about $800 a year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-04/consumers-enjoying-lower-e
Cheap oil, low interest rates brighten outlook for global economy

...they appeared to be last year."The U.S. is doing well, you're getting a lot of good news in Europe," said Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS Global Insight. "The global economy is gaining traction."U.S. consumers are feeling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/ap-survey-why-outlook-glob
US economic growth rate unrevised at 2.2 percent in Q4

...at the end of 2015. That was the previous record low before the current six-year stretch of rates near zero.Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS Global Economics, thinks that growth will rebound to a solid 3.4 percent rate in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/us-economic-growth-rate-un
Stocks fall across the globe on fears over shaky emerging-market economies and currencies

...growth will be driven by the dull and old economies ? the U.S., the U.K., Germany and even Japan," said Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS Global Insight.The International Monetary Fund expects the global economy to grow 3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-27/stocks-fall-across-globe-f
Recession risks up amid debt standoff in Congress

...deal to raise the government's debt limit."The only question now is, how much weaker could things get?" said Nariman Behravesh, the chief economist at IHS Global Insight.In April, May and June, the economy grew at a 1.3 percent annual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-07-29/recession-risks-amid-debt-
As US and European economies sputter, investors hope for rescue by Fed, European Central Bank

...If the ECB comes through and follows up with what Mr. Draghi said a couple of days ago, that's big," says Nariman Behravesh, a chief economist at IHS. "That would minimize the risk of a nasty scenario."Investors are hoping the Fed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-31/us-and-european-economies-
Katrina job loss hits 279,000

...the disruptions from Katrina and Rita, plus the ripple effects in the economy from higher energy prices," said Nariman Behravesh, a chief economist at Global Insight, a consulting firm in Lexington, Mass. Before the hurricanes sent oil prices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/30/bus_7639.shtml
Business
The ultimate bailout

...in the third quarter as corporate profits fell 1.2 percent. "It will get a lot worse before it gets better," Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS Global Insight, a Lexington, Mass., forecasting firm, told reporters. "We are in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/25/edi_505281.shtml
Editorials
Economy: Similar impact from Bush, Kerry programs

...The economic impacts of the Bush and Kerry budget plans are so close as to be almost indistinguishable," said Nariman Behravesh, the firm's chief economist. Under the Economy.com analysis, the economy as measured by the gross domestic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/25/bus_432277.shtml
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5.5 million now unemployed

...in the current quarter, still very weak by historical standards but slightly better than the end of last year. Nariman Behravesh, the chief economist at IHS Global Insight, has a more bearish outlook. He expects a drop between 7 percent and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/27/bus_516065.shtml
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