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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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.
The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View
Lower oil prices help oil importers, but overall emerging economies contribute significantly to global slowdown (Economics Watch Reports, January 2015)
China Center Chart of the Week: Pricing for newly constructed real estate – between a rock and a hard place
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.(China Center Publications, January 2015)
The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Creating Opportunity out of Adversity—Building Innovative, People-Driven Organizations (Strategic Overview)
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 (Key Business Issues, January 2015)
21 January, 2015 09:00 AM EST [09:00], 03:00 PM CET [15:00]
The Long Soft Fall in Chinese Growth
Is the China slowdown over? Many analysts think China has had a “soft landing” that will yield about 7 percent annual growth for the next decade. The Conference Board disagrees.
01 December, 2014 04:00 AM EST [04:00], 10:00 AM CET [10:00]
The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook 2015: How do Growth Prospects Impact the Bottom Line?
With projections of economic growth for Europe being as low as they are, what does this mean for the financial top and bottom lines of business in Europe?