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The IBR is a publication of the Indiana Business Research Center at IU's Kelley School of Business

Emerging from the depths of 2020: Indiana’s outlook for 2021

Expect to see slow or even negative growth conditions during the first half of 2021, as we face new waves of infections. But strong positive growth in the second half of 2021 is expected, with Indiana well positioned to outperform peer states and the U.S. as a whole.




Business Outlook Panel

Replays of all the Business Outlook Panel regional events are now available

The Business Outlook Panel tour went virtual for the first time this past November. Check out the video replays for additional discussion from our economic analysts about the business climate heading into 2021.