Economic Indicators & Forecasting Publications

2016

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    August 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Despite modest improvement in manufacturing, persistent overcapacity continues to weigh on emerging markets’ growth in 2016.

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    August 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    This month, we try to read the earliest data on confidence and industrial production to understand what impact Brexit will have on the real economy. Surveys show so far a modest negative impact in 2016 in the Euro Area but a much larger slump in the UK.

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    August 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    US economic expansion continues to disappoint.

  4. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    August 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report

  5. China Center Quick Note: China's New "Going Out"

    August 2016 | China Center Publications

    China’s previous Going Out campaign was dominated by large, old-economy, industrial SOEs, but that has changed rapidly over the past two years; new key players – both State and private – are now focused on new-economy innovation prizes.

  6. Brexit Effect: Unpacking the Impact of Uncertainty on the Economy

    August 2016 | Executive Action Report

    Low confidence, high uncertainty, and postponed investment decisions are some of the short-term impacts we can expect from the United Kingdom’s stunning decision to leave the European Union. 

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    July 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Emerging markets have shrugged off the Brexit panic, for now, but show little sign of growth acceleration for the rest of the year.

  8. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    July 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    The Euro Area was on a moderate recovery path before the EU referendum. In reaction to Brexit, investors moved their capital toward less risky assets, bringing to the surface the weakness of the Italian banks and uncertainty around future investment decisions.

  9. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    July 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    The US economy is on a below 2 percent growth path.

  10. Deciphering Labor and Skill Shortages in Asia with Workforce Analytics

    July 2016 | Research Report

    This report profiles labor markets in China, India, Indonesia, and the Philippines and provides guidelines for using workforce analytics to address talent concerns in the region.