The Duke/CFO Magazine Business Outlook Survey is conducted quarterly. The survey polls CFOs of both public and private companies around the globe.

CNBC Closing Bell
November 29, 2005

CNN International
November 30, 2005

Report on Business Television (Canada)
November 30, 2005

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The Wall Street Journal
European Firms Are More Upbeat On Profit Outlook
November 30, 2005

The Wall Street Journal Europe
European Firms Are More Upbeat On Profit Outlook
November 30, 2005

Dow Jones
Europe Cos Optimistic, Smaller Countries to Fore - Survey
November 29, 2005

Reuters
CFO pessimism worsens, fuel costs concern--survey
November 29, 2005

CFO.com
High Energy Prices Fuel CFO Worries
November 29, 2005

De Telegraaf (Netherlands)
Optimisme cfo stabiel
November 30, 2005

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DECEMBER 2005 RESULTS

Press Release
(GLOBAL CFO SURVEY: INFLATION EXPECTED TO RISE; CORPORATE OPTIMISM SLIPS TO NEW LOW; MOST FIRMS TAKE NO ACTION TO OFFSET HIGH FUEL COSTS) [pdf format]

Results Weighted by Sales Revenue and Number of Employees
Tables of Key Numbers [pdf file]

Equally Weighted Results
United States Topline tables (overall averages, etc.) [rtf file]
Banner tables (results conditional on firm characteristics, industry, location,etc.) [zip file]
Europe Topline tables (overall averages, etc.) [rtf file]
Banner tables (results conditional on firm characteristics, industry, location, etc.) [zip file]
Asia Topline tables (overall averages, etc.) [rtf file]
Banner tables (results conditional on firm characteristics, industry, location, etc.) [zip file]

Actual Survey Questions

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Survey Director, John Graham, Finance Professor, Duke University