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The Real Economy: Industry Outlook

Industry-specific insights for the middle market

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The Real Economy: Industry Outlook provides a collection of sector-specific insights developed by our RSM US LLP industry senior analysts, a select group of professionals dedicated to studying economic and industry data, market trends and the emerging issues faced by middle market businesses.

Each outlook offers a data-driven approach to industry research, examining the impact of economic factors, including earnings, competitive landscape, consumer behavior, capital flows, mergers and acquisitions activity, supply chain, labor and more.

Current Edition: Fall 2020

From reopening challenges and opportunities to economic uncertainties, what are the issues affecting middle market businesses in a variety of industries? 

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Business and professional services industry outlook

Business and professional services industry outlook

From law firms to government contractors, what’s impacting business and professional services businesses amid a time of uncertainty?

Consumer products industry outlook

Consumer products industry outlook

Consumer products companies can counter COVID-19’s disruption by embracing innovation, digital strategies and multi-channels.

Financial services industry outlook

Financial services industry outlook

Lenders in specialty finance face a wave of delinquencies as the pandemic continues to take its toll. How can lenders blunt the impact?

Health care industry outlook

Health care industry outlook

From price transparency to healthtech investment, health care’s next normal is one of great transformation amid ongoing uncertainty.

Industrials industry outlook

Industrials industry outlook

Amid pandemic uncertainty, investment in digital technologies will lead the way for middle market manufacturing businesses.

Life sciences industry outlook

Life sciences industry outlook

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, life sciences companies, thrust in the spotlight, are positioned for strong growth.

Real estate industry outlook

Real estate industry outlook

New trends are emerging in the real estate industry that will have a lasting impact on where we live, work and learn.

Technology, media and telecom industry outlook

Technology, media and telecom industry outlook

The technology, media and telecom sectors are playing a crucial role in keeping people connected as the pandemic hobbles the global economy.

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