Fiscal Cliff Fears Slow Exhibition Industry Growth

Fiscal Cliff Fears Slow Exhibition Industry Growth


The good news is the exhibition industry grew for the ninth straight quarter in the third quarter of 2012, says the Center for Exhibition Industry Research. The not-so-good news is that growth has decelerated due to uncertainty over the economy and the looming “fiscal cliff.”

“Concern about the fiscal cliff and the global economy has continued to take a toll in the exhibition industry,” says Allen Shaw, CEIR’s consulting economist

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