Geoffrey Craig
Five Economic Hubs to Watch

If you could have a bird’s eye view of industrial hubs in the world, offering valuable insights into the state of the global economy, which ones would you choose?

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Geoffrey Craig
Auto Manufacturing Index: Outlook hurt by chip shortage

Ursa Space's Auto Manufacturing Index captures vehicle production trends that can be used to analyze car maker performance and discover economic signals.

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Geoffrey Craig
An economic scorecard: China, Europe, US

Data derived from satellite imagery can offer fresh clues about the relative economic conditions in China, Europe and the US. The standings of these economies have emerged as a key issue in 2020, driven by the winding global path of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Ursa Team
Story map: Auto Manufacturing Index

Ursa Space is monitoring automobile manufacturing facilities around the world for observable, physical activity that can signal changes in production.

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Ursa Team
Story map: Strategic Reserve of Idle Locomotives

How has industrial demand in the US been impacted by COVID-19 cases? Does a decrease in idle reserves of industrial locomotives serve as a precursor for a broader economic uptick? Ursa is monitoring Union Pacific’s strategic reserve of locomotives near Benson, Arizona to get a pulse on

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Geoffrey Craig
Amazon navigates uncharted territory in COVID-19 world

Few companies better reflect the new paradigm caused by the coronavirus pandemic than Amazon. More people are shopping online than ever before, providing a boon to Amazon sales.

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