Alan Beaulieu

President, ITR Economics

One of the country’s most informed economists, Alan Beaulieu is a principal of the ITR Economics where he serves as President. ITR predicts future economic trends with 94.7% accuracy rate and 60 years of correct calls. In his keynotes, Alan delivers clear, comprehensive action plans and tools for capitalizing on business cycle fluctuations and outperforming your competition--whether the economy is moving up, down, or in a recession.

Since 1990, he has been consulting with companies throughout the US, Europe, and Asia on how to forecast, plan, and increase their profits based on business cycle trend analysis. Alan is also the Senior Economic Advisor to NAW, Contributing Editor for INDUSTRYWEEK, and the Chief Economist for HARDI.

Alan is co-author, along with his brother Brian, of the book MAKE YOUR MOVE, and has written numerous articles on economic analysis. He makes up to 150 appearances each year, and his keynotes and seminars have helped thousands of business owners and executives capitalize on emerging trends. 

Prior to joining ITR Economics, Alan was a principal in a steel fabrication company and also in a software development company.

Posts by Alan Beaulieu

Corporate Profit Blues

Corporate profits in the US took a nose dive in the first quarter of 2014. While this doesn’t indicate recession, plan on a milder rate of growth....More

ECB and Negative Interest Rates

With the historic action by the European Central Bank, here is an explanation of what the ECB’s action means in regards to negative interest rates....More

Trouble between EU and Russia Fails to Create Market for US Natural Gas

Investors high hopes of a quick return based on massive natural gas exports to Europe have been severely disappointed as the trouble between the EU....More

Retail Sales: A Closer Look at the Numbers

News channels painted a grimed picture for Retail Sales this week, but a closer look at the trends in Retail Sales reveals a different picture,....More

Good News out of Europe

An increase in European lending activity is good news for the global economy....More

Where is the Cheap Manufacturing?

China no longer holds the low-cost manufacturing advantage....More

Margin Squeeze on Businesses

With rising costs creating a margin squeeze on businesses, now is the time to get ahead of the curve and invest in future labor and labor-saving....More

Taxes Do Matter

Taxes are one of many important economic determinants when businesses decide where to operate or place their corporate HQ as seen in recent news....More

France is Catching On

Statements made by France’s new Prime Minister, Mr. Manuel Valls, about a necessary shift away from the higher taxes and increased government....More

Examining CEO Wages

While headlines proclaim multi-million dollar salaries for CEOs, a deeper look at the data on CEO wages reveals a different picture....More