Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy Publications

2017

  1. Drafting the 'Dream Team': Leveraging Analytics to Acquire Top Talent in Asia

    June 2017 | Research Report

    Using workforce analytics, organizations can systematically examine and evaluate the quality of their talent acquisition strategies to identify and implement the most effective means for finding talent. 

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Recent downside risks challenge the outlook for emerging markets for remainder of the year.

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    Eurozone exporters are not (yet) fully benefiting from global trade growth

  4. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    June 2017 | Economics Watch Reports

    The growth trend of US economy continues at about 2 percent.

  5. A Roadmap to Sustainable Supply Chain Standards: Decoding Progress, Challenges, and Best Practices

    June 2017 | Key Business Issues

    This report is a resource for understanding how sustainable supply chain standards and codes of conduct are evolving, and how companies can adapt to increasing demands for global transparency and accountability.

  6. China Center Quick Note: The Belt and Road -- Globalization with Chinese Characteristics

    June 2017 | China Center Publications

    Most emerging markets within the “One Belt, One Road” geography find Beijing’s geo-economic vision for Eurasian integration compelling, at least for now; developed country political leaders and MNC executives should incorporate this reality into their planning assumptions for the region.

  7. StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2017: Can the Recent Upswing Put Global Growth Back on Track?

    June 2017 | StraightTalk®

    The latest estimates of monthly leading economic indicators and quarterly GDP growth indicate that rising confidence among business and consumers in recent quarters has translated into a small positive impact on the real economy.

  8. Sustainability Practices in Asia-Pacific

    May 2017 | Research Report

    We analyze the 2015 disclosure of environmental and social practices by public companies in 12 Asia-Pacific markets: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

  9. Sustainability Practices in Asia-Pacific Dashboard

    May 2017 | Excel Database

    Data on 95 environmental and social practices can be segmented by 12 Asia-Pacific economies, 10 sectors, and three revenue groups.

  10. China Center Data Flash: Growth peaked in Q1 but is likely to remain steady for a while

    May 2017 | China Center Publications

    Leading economic indicators including the official PMI and PPI, as well as The Conference Board LEI, all suggest that China's growth over the short term peaked in Q1.