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From labor and economics to the best human capital, corporate governance, and sustainability practices, our research gives executives objective, relevant intelligence to inform their toughest decisions. The Conference Board thought leaders deliver insights through their research and through innovative diagnostic tools and comprehensive reference handbooks to keep you current in a world where the rules-and the risks-change daily.


Book

  1. Executive Remuneration across Europe: A Handbook of Design, Disclosure, and Enforcement Rules

    21 February, 2012 | Book

    This comprehensive Handbook offers a detailed analysis of regulations in Europe regarding remuneration packages, and a comparison across national systems.

  2. Handbook on Corporate Political Activity: Emerging Corporate Governance Issues

    01 November, 2010 | Book

    This handbook offers an overview of the legal rules and standard practices related to political activity, as well as a discussion of internal oversight of political spending.

  3. Corporate Governance Handbook: Legal Standards and Board Practices (Third Edition)

    24 September, 2009 | Book

    Revised in 2009, this handbook presents an easy-to-use compendium of rapidly evolving laws and regulations and the best practices adopted by leading companies.

  4. Corporate Governance Handbook 2007: Legal Standards and Board Practices

    06 July, 2007 | Book

    This handbook is intended to be an easy-to-use compendium of rapidly evolving laws and rules and the best practices adopted by leading companies.

  5. Corporate Governance Handbook 2005: Developments in Best Practices, Compliance, and Legal Standards

    01 July, 2005 | Book

    In addition to bringing the 2003 report Corporate Governance Best Practices: A Blueprint for the Post-Enron Era up-to-date, this report is intended to provide boards and management with a compendium of the leading corporate governance practices.

  6. Fighting Corruption in East Asia: Solutions From the Private Sector

    21 October, 2003 | Book

    This book describes the efforts of Western and Asian companies to develop good standards of business conduct in their East Asian operations.

  7. Business Cycle Indicators Handbook

    19 June, 2001 | Book

    The Business Cycle Indicators Handbook, describes in detail the series in the BCI report and database, and includes articles discussing the value and use of the cyclical indicator approach.

Case Studies

  1. GE: Mission-Based Teams (DNA of Engagement: Highly Engaged Teams—Implications for Asia)

    23 April, 2019 | Case Studies

    Learn how GE worked to overcome these issues to create “mission-based” teams.

  2. Albertsons Companies Foundation—Toward Standardized Social Outcomes for Companies

    19 April, 2019 | Case Studies

    Albertsons Companies Foundation used the Impact Genome Project to make smarter decisions about the nonprofit organizations with which it would partner.

  3. Allstate Foundation—Toward Standardized Social Outcomes for Companies

    19 April, 2019 | Case Studies

    The Allstate Foundation updated its metrics and devised an outcomes-based social impact measurement and reporting strategy utilizing the Impact Genome Project.

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Monthly report that provides economic forecast and insights to both global and domestic businesses.

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Straight Talk May 2019

StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2019: The Long-Term Slowdown Is Upon Us—How Should Business Respond Now?

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