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2016

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    28 September, 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Emerging economies are likely to have another challenging year in 2016.

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    28 September, 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Reactions three months after the Brexit referendum show greater-than-expected resilience in the Euro Area. But can growth be sustained?

  3. CEO and Executive Compensation Practices: 2016 Edition

    27 September, 2016 | Research Report

    Only one of the 25 highest-paid CEOs in 2015 delivered exceptional share price performance during the year, while seven saw their total compensation fall--in one case, by almost 80 percent.

  4. Unlocking Value from Integrated Corporate Communications and Marketing

    23 September, 2016 | Key Business Issues

    We look at the trend toward integrating corporate communications and marketing and consider the various ways that these two functions working together can contribute value to corporations.

  5. Unlocking Value from Integrated Corporate Communications and Marketing (CHRO Business Implications)

    23 September, 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Human resources professionals might not know it, but they have an important role in the future of corporate communications and marketing. This overview explores how integrating these two functions could deliver big opportunities in HR.

  6. Unlocking Value from Integrated Corporate Communications and Marketing (CEO Business Implications)

    23 September, 2016 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs have a crucial role to play in ensuring integrated corporate communications and marketing delivers on its potential to create value.

  7. China Center Quick Note: Back to Basics -- The CCP at 95

    21 September, 2016 | China Center Publications

    Since assuming command of the Communist Party of China (CCP) in late 2012, Xi Jinping has overseen one of the most fundamental transformations of the party in at least three decades. Already, this shift has effectively changed, and will continue to change, the government relations requirements for MNCs in China.

  8. Importing a Solution: Can Immigration Help Mitigate Looming Labor Shortages?

    20 September, 2016 | Executive Action Report

    Depending on your organization’s industry and location, hiring more immigrants may be a viable solution for addressing labor shortages over the next 15 years.

  9. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    16 September, 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    The US economy chugs along: strong consumer sector, but little to cheer about elsewhere.

  10. China Center Data Flash: Acquiescing to lower growth?

    13 September, 2016 | China Center Publications

    Credit creation slowed more than expected in July, but the PBOC isn’t easing monetary policy yet and has publicly stated it won’t be doing so. This is a positive factor, assuming it persists, for facilitating long overdue economic restructuring.

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