Economic Indicators & Forecasting Publications

2016

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    April 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Relief from declining oil and commodity prices may stabilize growth in emerging economies temporarily, but structural issues remain.

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    April 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Euro Area growth and inflation remain subdued, triggering more monetary stimulus. Special topic: How have adjustments helped the Eurozone periphery gain competitiveness, and do we see reform fatigue?

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    April 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Relatively slow growth will continue through the second half of 2016.

  4. China Center Quick Note: China, the WTO, and the "Market Economy Status" Debate

    April 2016 | China Center Publications

    Has China become a market economy?

  5. China ResearchGraphic: Labor Strife in China -- Anticipating Stress Points, Preparing to Respond

    April 2016 | China Center Publications

    As China's economic slowdown deepens and associated volatilities increase, labor unrest is on the rise. Data collected by China Labor Bulletin, a Hong Kong-based NGO, shows that the number of labor strikes has increased dramatically over the past three years.

  6. China ResearchGraphic - Income, Consumption, and Savings in China: Now and in 2025

    April 2016 | China Center Publications

    How will disposable income and consumption evolve for Chinese households?

  7. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business - CHRO Implications

    April 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Hiring and retaining talent are becoming more difficult as labor shortages hit across industries and regions, leading to higher wages, lower profits, and headaches for CHROs.

  8. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business - CEO Implications

    April 2016 | Key Business Issues

    New sources of labor should be top of mind for CEOs as they contemplate protracted labor shortages. These shortages will hit most industries, pinching profits and prolonging the economic slowdown.

  9. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business

    April 2016 | Key Business Issues

    A prolonged labor shortage looms over many industries in the United States and across the globe, threatening hiring, retention, and profits, but few companies are prepared to deal with it.

  10. Conference Board Economics Watch Emerging Markets View

    March 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Emerging market’s economic fundamentals remain weak, despite recent abatement of volatility in global financial and commodity markets.