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Consumer Dynamics Center Publications


  1. Consumer Dynamics Center Newsletter

    June 2018 | Publication

    The intent to spend on online purchases varies across a wide range of products and services compared to five years ago

  2. 2018 Excellence in New Communications Awards: Winning Case Studies

    June 2018 | Research Report

    This SNCR 2020 article showcases the winners of the 2018 Excellence in New Communications Awards.

  3. China Center Insight Compilation: China's Demographic Shift and Its Impact on MNC Business

    May 2018 | China Center Publications

    Collated in this compilation are extracts of pieces that summarize our thinking on China's momentous demographic transition and its impacts on labor and workforce dynamics and on MNC business in China.

  4. Consumer Dynamics Center Newsletter

    May 2018 | Publication

    Think the middle class is the best target market for consumer-facing companies? Think again

  5. Consumer Dynamics Center Newsletter

    April 2018 | Publication

    Reaching consumers through income-based approaches is an insufficient and outdated predictor of consumer spending

  6. Consumer Dynamics Center Newsletter

    March 2018 | Publication

    Although opportunities for consumer-facing businesses look strong, several factors have the potential to dampen consumer confidence around the globe.

  7. China Center Research Brief: China Consumption Growth Is Likely to Uptick in 2018

    March 2018 | China Center Publications

    Despite a moderate slowing in 2017, household consumption growth should uptick somewhat in 2018 as a delayed response to the growth in disposable income that occurred in 2017.

  8. Consumer Dynamics Center Newsletter

    February 2018 | Publication

    85 percent of all consumer spending growth in the next decade will be accounted for by only two demographic groups

  9. China Center Research Brief: Two-Child Policy Won't Produce a Baby Boom

    February 2018 | China Center Publications

    Despite the end of the one-child policy in 2016 and hopes of a new “baby boom,” the reality is that China’s attempt to politically reengineer its demographic outlook will require decades, not years. 

  10. Economics Watch - China View: Growth Slowed In December, But Leading Indicators Suggest A Near-Term Uptick

    February 2018 | China Center Publications

    Growth slowed in China in December in fixed asset investment, industrial production, and retail sales. But The Conference Board LEI for China suggests strengthening growth momentum, in particular due to a relatively strong outlook for consumption.