Growth, Productivity & Competitiveness Webcasts
The U.S. Labor Market: Outlook for 2014
21 November, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:07
There is currently a lot of uncertainty regarding U.S. economic and labor market conditions. Webcast participants will gain insights into the most important labor market trends impacting their businesses.
The Conference Board Global Economic Outlook
31 October, 2013 | KnowlEdge Series® | 9:27
Ahead of the annual release of our projections on global growth, members get an early peek into these crucial estimates describing the dynamics of the business environment around the globe in 2014 and beyond.
Game Changers: Strategies to Reignite US Economic Growth
24 September, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:38
Join Rebecca Ray, Bart Van Ark, and Susan Lund as they discuss five game changer strategies that will reignite U.S. economic growth, and the implication of these strategies for both policy makers and business leaders.
Will Slow Productivity Kill the Global Recovery?
19 March, 2013 | Special Webcast | 2:43
With the exception of the 2008–9 recession, 2012 saw the slowest global productivity growth in a decade with little improvement in sight for 2013. What prevents the global economy from recovering faster? How do we counter this downward trend?
Innovation, Productivity & Growth: A Focus on Manufacturing
23 January, 2013 | Special Webcast | 7:28
The Productivity and Competitiveness team joins Katy George and James Manyika (McKinsey Global Institute) to discuss some of the insights from MGI’s latest study on Manufacturing the Future: The Next Era of Global Growth and Innovation.
Global Economic Policy–What lies ahead? (Part 3)
22 June, 2012 | KnowlEdge Series® | 1:14
Recent tumult in the European financial markets raises questions as to what direction policy makers will take in Europe. Will the deterioration of the fiscal crisis force one or more countries to exit the European Union and abandon the Euro?
2012 Launch of Productivity Measures from The Conference Board Total Economy Database
17 January, 2012 | Special Webcast
On 17 January, The Conference Board’s Chief Economist, Bart van Ark, will present the latest estimates of productivity up to 2011 for economies around the world, as well as the projections for 2012.
European Labour Market Perspectives Between Gloomy Economic Outlook and Major Transitions in Society
15 December, 2011 | Special Webcast
This webcast will focus on European labour markets and the impact the current crisis will have on its mid and long term issues. It is the first of a comprehensive series, integral part of NEUJOBS, which is a European Commission funded consortium...
A Discussion on the IMF Fiscal Monitor Report
17 October, 2011 | Special Webcast
Despite progress in addressing key fiscal weaknesses in many countries, significant policy challenges remain in advanced, emerging, and low-income economies, and must be faced in an environment where downside risks to growth have increased.
Business and Sustainability in China: How Real is the New Direction?
07 July, 2011 | Special Webcast
This webcast is ideal for senior executives, corporate strategists, and CSR/sustainability practitioners looking for a detailed, practical evaluation of current corporate sustainability initiatives in China.
The Changing Productivity Story: Trends in Productivity, Employment, and Growth
25 March, 2010 | Special Webcast
This webcast will discuss the differences in productivity as we emerge from the recession.
Positioning for Growth in Better Economic Times
30 June, 2009 | Special Webcast
This webcast will help Human Resource Executives better understand the human capital drivers of successful restructuring and key considerations throughout the phases of restructuring.