Differing expectations for CSR engagement and communication: the Chinese public vs. the American public
August 29 | Anli Xiao, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication and Media, College of Liberal Arts, Texas A&M University | Holly Overton, Assistant Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of South Carolina | Comments (0)
What drives the public’s evaluations and expectations of corporate social responsibility (CSR) communication in a global environment? Although companies have embraced CSR has a key business strategy, globalization has introduced new challenges for public relations practitioners seeking to engage audiences on a global level.
Will China out-innovate its global competitors?
May 02 | Ataman Ozyildirim, PhD, Director, Economic Research, and Global Research Chair, The Conference Board | Xiaohui (Janet) Hao, PhD, Senior Economist, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
While China is poised to become an innovation challenger, will it out-innovate its global competitors? Our research finds that compared to the U.S., twice as many CEOs in China say they have an actual process in place for measuring innovation.
Will China Out-Innovate the World
April 25 | Ataman Ozyildirim, PhD, Director, Economic Research, and Global Research Chair, The Conference Board | Xiaohui (Janet) Hao, PhD, Senior Economist, The Conference Board | Comments (0)
China has recognized the need to put its giant economy on a path toward developing an innovation culture, an initiative that could position it to challenge the U.S. as a global leader of innovation. But despite a massive investment in research and development, the nation faces some significant barriers to reaching its goal.
Planning for China-US trade tensions -- insights and resources from the Conference Board
March 27 | Ethan Cramer-Flood | Comments (0)
The Conference Board China Center has been tracking US-China trade relations very carefully over the past 18 months, and we recommend that our members review several key pieces that we sent out previously which anticipated the events now transpiring and outlined a range of important planning assumptions for MNCs.
CFIUS Reform Set to Disrupt Business as Usual for MNCs in China
February 13 | Ethan Cramer-Flood | Comments (0)
The reform and empowerment of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has the potential to dramatically disrupt many traditional partnership approaches MNCs have been using in China for many years – including co-investment arrangements that have become popular recently.