The China Center for Economics and Business in Beijing, as well as its councils of peer executives in Europe and the United States, provides members with advance intelligence on public policy, regulations, and economic developments in China that are likely to affect members’ businesses. Because the China Center is “on the ground” in China, its research is always relevant and offers executives immediate access to a well-established and reliable business source for information that can help them make sound planning decisions.

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Peer Networks

  • China Human Resources Council

    Meets to discuss issues and exchange best practices regarding recruiting, retaining, and motivating local staffs as member companies grow in the Greater China region.

  • China Communication and Marketing Council

    Meets to discuss issues and exchange best practices such as branding, stakeholder relationships, public affairs, employee relations, community relations, interactive marketing and communication technologies issues with a strong focus on Greater China.

  • Council of Financial Executives

    This Council is one of the most prestigious forums that exist for bringing together CFOs of multinational companies to discuss current issues and challenges. Because of the confidentiality that governs the meetings, members develop a incredible trust.

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Publications

  • The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth: White Paper

    Presented here with thorough detail and analysis are the trends, dynamics, and factors of the slowdown; China’s productivity crisis; the necessary policy reforms; and near-, medium-, and long-term projections for the MNC operating environment.

    (Key Business Issues, October 2014)
  • The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth: Business Realities, Risks, and Opportunities
    China's economy growing by leaps and bounds is a thing of the past. How should multinational corporations adjust their investment and market strategies and prepare their organizations for sustaining and driving growth in this time of unprecedented change? (Key Business Issues, October 2014)
  • BoardAsia Newsletter

    Major news covered in this issue includes an overview of the Strategic Workforce Planning Academy Asia Program and highlights on The Conference Board Key Business Issues initiative.

    (Periodical, October 2014)

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Webcasts

  • 23 October, 2014 01:00 PM EST [13:00]
    What Does China's Declining Growth Mean for CFOs?

    China’s transition will necessarily be volatile, both economically and policy-wise. Visibility into the demand outlook will be very limited. Robust contingency planning and preparedness will be critical to success.

  • 27 October, 2014 01:00 PM EST [13:00]
    Global Economic Growth Outlook
    Ahead of the publication of The Conference Board’s annual Global Economic Outlook, we’ll take you through the background behind the numbers and our growth projections for major economies and regions in the world for 2015, 2015-19, and 2020-25.

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If your company is already a China Center member, you can create a personal account and access China Center members-only content.

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China Center Brochure

To learn more about The Conference Board China Center research and member benefits, please download our brochure.

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Center Testimonial - China Center

“Success in China is a critical part of Caterpillar's long-term strategy. For many years, Caterpillar has worked closely with The Conference Board in the U.S. and around the world and it has been a valuable asset in helping us better understand the factors impacting our business. That is why we are deeply involved with The Conference Board in China, where so much is at stake for our company and the global economy."

Caterpillar’s long-term strategy. For many
years, Caterpillar has worked closely with
The Conference Board in the U.S. and
around the world and it has been a valuable
asset in helping us better understand
the factors impacting our business. That is
why we are deeply involved with The Conference
Board in China, where so much is
at stake for our company and the global
economy.““Success in China is a critical part of Caterpillar’s long-term strategy. For many years, Caterpillar has worked closely with The Conference Board in the U.S. and around the world and it has been a valuable asset in helping us better understand the factors impacting our business. That is why we are deeply involved with The Conference Board in China, where so much is at stake for our company and the global economy.“

Jim Owens, Former Chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc.

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