CEO Challenge 2017: Leading through Risk, Disruption, and Transformation—Europe Report
April 2017 | Key Business Issues
In this report, we present the strategies our more than 500 global CEO respondents have identified for meeting the challenges of 2017, with a special emphasis on the survey responses and hot-button issues of CEOs in Europe.
CEO Challenge 2017: Leading through Risk, Disruption, and Transformation—US Report
April 2017 | Key Business Issues
In this report, we present the strategies our more than 500 global CEO respondents have identified for meeting the challenges of 2017, with a special emphasis on the survey responses and hot-button issues of US CEOs.
Fixing America’s Roads and Bridges:The Path Forward
April 2017 | Committee for Economic Development
Transportation is a critical aspect of the US economy but capital investments in this important infrastructure are not keeping pace. In this policy brief, CED recommends actions to address the challenges facing America’s surface transportation system.
Broken American Dream—Viewed through the Lens of Europe
April 2017 | Executive Action Report
In their new book Sustaining Capitalism, authors Steve Odland and Joseph Minarik at the Committee for Economic Development (CED) of The Conference Board detail solutions for restoring trust in the American system. What can Europe learn from proposed solutions for the United States?
CEO Challenge 2017: Leading through Risk, Disruption, and Transformation—Asia-Pacific/China Report
March 2017 | Key Business Issues
This report, part of The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2017 series, compares the most pressing business challenges of CEOs globally with those of CEOs in Asia-Pacific and China—along with the strategies CEOs deem most critical for meeting those challenges.
China Center Quick Note: Hope for the best, plan for the worst -- A look at the potential negative consequences of US-China friction
March 2017 | China Center Publications
China’s treatment of Norway, South Korea, and Japan during recent politically motivated economic disputes is instructive for understanding how Beijing may respond to provocations from Washington. Foreign MNCs, especially US brands, should catalog their potential risk exposures stemming from China’s formal and informal retaliatory tools and make appropriate preparations.
Conference Board Economics Watch® European View
February 2017 | Economics Watch Reports
Uncertainty remains the buzzword, yet the European economies are surprisingly resilient.
16 Truths about Change Transformation: Insights from the 2016 Change and Transformation Seminar
February 2017 | Conference KeyNotes
Curation is more than a popular buzzword; it’s an effective tool for transforming business. It’s not what a business knows that matters, but how that business organizes and applies that knowledge.
CEO Challenge 2017: Leading through Risk, Disruption, and Transformation
January 2017 | Key Business Issues
The biggest challenges for CEOs in 2017 come from global volatility and unprecedented disruption. Leaders are coping by focusing on talent, culture, and fiscal discipline, according to our annual CEO survey.
Europe 2.0? Four Scenarios for Europe Post-Brexit
December 2016 | Research Report
We present four scenarios for how the EU could fare in the medium term after the existential crisis of Brexit. In each scenario, some sectors and industries benefit more than others.