Economy & Business Environment Publications

Business Scenarios & Strategic Planning

  1. China Center Chart of the Week: Pricing for newly constructed real estate – between a rock and a hard place Cover China Center Chart of the Week: Pricing for newly constructed real estate – between a rock and a hard place

    January 2015 | China Center Publications

    Despite the apparent weakening of buyer sentiment towards real estate in China, average prices of newly constructed apartments reportedly dropped by only 3.2 percent in 2013, even though sales of new apartments reportedly dropped by 8.9 percent.

  2. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (CHRO) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (CHRO)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs cite high-quality talent as their most critical business challenge, and they expect human capital practitioners to devise effective “grow-your-own” strategies to engage and develop their future workforces.

  3. See all in Business Scenarios & Strategic Planning Publications

Consumer Dynamics

  1. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    In the current slow-growth global economic environment, CEOs say they are relying on product and process innovation, more productive use of technology, a stronger leadership bench, and increased employee engagement to contribute to organizational succe

  2. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations

    January 2015 | CEO Challenge®

    CEOs are undeterred in their quest for new sources of growth and show few signs of hunkering down in the defensive postures seen in the years immediately following the 2008 financial crisis.

  3. See all in Consumer Dynamics Publications

Economic Indicators & Forecasting

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> United States View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    The year 2015 should finally see a stronger economic expansion.

  2. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    Quantitative easing, a low euro, and cheap oil provide modest upsides for an otherwise sluggish European economy.

  3. See all in Economic Indicators & Forecasting Publications

Energy & Sustainability

  1. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    In the current slow-growth global economic environment, CEOs say they are relying on product and process innovation, more productive use of technology, a stronger leadership bench, and increased employee engagement to contribute to organizational succe

  2. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations

    January 2015 | CEO Challenge®

    CEOs are undeterred in their quest for new sources of growth and show few signs of hunkering down in the defensive postures seen in the years immediately following the 2008 financial crisis.

  3. See all in Energy & Sustainability Publications

Global Value Chains

  1. The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth: Implications for the CFO Cover The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth: Implications for the CFO

    December 2014 | Key Business Issues

    How do you grow in a time of slowing growth? For CFOs and finance executives, China's economy presents unique challenges. This function-specific summary details the challenges and opportunities for CFOs to help position their MNCs for success in China.

  2. The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth: Strategic Overview Cover The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth: Strategic Overview

    December 2014 | Key Business Issues

    In an unprecedented time of slow economic growth in China, CEOs and CSOs can look to this Strategic Overview for detailed recommendations on how to plan and prepare their organizations for a long soft fall.

  3. See all in Global Value Chains Publications

Growth, Productivity & Competitiveness

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> United States View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    The year 2015 should finally see a stronger economic expansion.

  2. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    Quantitative easing, a low euro, and cheap oil provide modest upsides for an otherwise sluggish European economy.

  3. See all in Growth, Productivity & Competitiveness Publications

Innovation

  1. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: US Edition Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: US Edition

    January 2015 | CEO Challenge®

    With modest global economic growth expected, US CEOs view Human Capital in all its forms as the primary fuel that will drive the engines of growth in their organizations.

  2. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (CHRO) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (CHRO)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs cite high-quality talent as their most critical business challenge, and they expect human capital practitioners to devise effective “grow-your-own” strategies to engage and develop their future workforces.

  3. See all in Innovation Publications

Labor Markets

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> United States View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    The year 2015 should finally see a stronger economic expansion.

  2. See all in Labor Markets Publications

Marketing & Brand Strategy

  1. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (CHRO) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (CHRO)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs cite high-quality talent as their most critical business challenge, and they expect human capital practitioners to devise effective “grow-your-own” strategies to engage and develop their future workforces.

  2. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview) Cover The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview)

    January 2015 | Key Business Issues

    In the current slow-growth global economic environment, CEOs say they are relying on product and process innovation, more productive use of technology, a stronger leadership bench, and increased employee engagement to contribute to organizational succe

  3. See all in Marketing & Brand Strategy Publications

Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> United States View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    The year 2015 should finally see a stronger economic expansion.

  2. The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> European View Cover The Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    January 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    Quantitative easing, a low euro, and cheap oil provide modest upsides for an otherwise sluggish European economy.

  3. See all in Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy Publications

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