All Publications

2015

  1. China Center Data Flash - 7% questionable for Q2...but June did see a touch of sequential acceleration

    28 July, 2015 | China Center Publications

    The NBS reported that official GDP growth for the second quarter came in at 7 percent y-o-y, unchanged from the first quarter’s growth rate. Frankly, the headline growth print is suspect. 

  2. China Center Quick Note: Beijing’s Pyrrhic Victory Over the Equity Rout

    27 July, 2015 | China Center Publications

    While the ultimate outcome of this episode remains to be seen, we draw some interim conclusions regarding the outlook for China’s financial markets, the real economy, the MNC business environment, and the broader reform agenda. 

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    27 July, 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    The Euro Area economy remains on track for a modest recovery, despite the challenges from the Greek crisis.

  4. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    27 July, 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    Economic activity among major emerging markets continues to slow, with downside risks to outweigh upside in the second half of 2015.

  5. Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Gulf Cooperation Council Edition

    27 July, 2015 | Key Business Issues

    With expected modest global economic growth in 2015, finding topline growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council region’s challenging political and economic climate will not be easy.

  6. Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015: Europe Edition

    27 July, 2015 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs in Europe appear more focused on the highly volatile macro political and economic global risk environment than are CEOs in other parts of the world.

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    23 July, 2015 | Economics Watch Reports

    Moderate growth path ahead remains most likely scenario

  8. Business Case for Corporate Investment in ESG Practices

    23 July, 2015 | Director Notes

    This report reviews empirical analyses of the return on investment in environmental, social, and governance initiatives and discusses why the positive correlations found by some academics remain disputed by others.

  9. China CEO Council Session Report -- Getting to a "New Normal"

    20 July, 2015 | China Center Publications

    A summary of discussion points, learnings, business issues, poll results, and member insights from the June 11, 2015, China CEO Council in Shanghai.

  10. Faster Than Expected: The US Labor Market Continues to Tighten

    13 July, 2015 | Executive Action Report

    Need workers? Tight labor markets have become a problem for US employers. Unemployment, at 5.3 percent in June, continues to drop, making it harder to hire and keep qualified workers.

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