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China Center Chart of the Week: China’s FDI numbers are not adequate for gauging foreign investor sentiment <p>China&rsquo;s rising&nbsp;FDi numbers are Mon, 11 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2949 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2949 Integrating Sustainability into Your Core Businesses—A Road Map <p>This report identifies work processes, tools, Mon, 04 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2947 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2947 Integrating Sustainability into Your Core Businesses—A Road Map <p>This report identifies work processes, tools, Mon, 04 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2947 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2947 Capitalizing on the Power of Big Data <p>The race is on for big data adoption, with many organizations leading the way while others struggle to understand what it means and determine whether it is right for their organization or function. Break through the big data hype to understand the business implications of this evolving discipline. Hear from leading practitioners, who will share Wed, 27 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3461 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3461 The Conference Board Economics Watch®: Slow Productivity Set to Impact Profits <p>What do a tightening labor market, increased wages, a maturing business cycle, and subdued investments have in common? They all add up to a slowing of the potential growth rate for the U.S. economy.&nbsp; Productivity growth is the vital component for sustaining business profitability in such an environment and we have recently completed a new Tue, 09 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3435 http://www.conference-board.org/webcasts/webcastdetail.cfm?webcastid=3435