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Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy Publications


  1. Innovation & Productivity Center Newsletter - September 2018

    September 2018 | Newsletter

    Long-awaited and much-debated, a resurgence in productivity growth may already be underway—if you know the signs to look for

  2. Sustainability Center Newsletter - September 2018

    September 2018 | Newsletter

    Realize that your consumer is your workforce, and employees today expect consumer-grade experiences at work.

  3. Economics Watch® - China View: Growth continues to soften, but policy loosening should prevent over-slowing

    September 2018 | China Center Publications

    Almost all economic indicators from July suggested weakening momentum. 

  4. Digital Transformation Center Newsletter - August 2018

    August 2018 | Newsletter

    The old style of top-down leadership is no longer effective in bringing about corporate transformation

  5. China Center Slidicle: High household debt poised to drag on Chinese consumption growth

    August 2018 | China Center Publications

    When household debt levels squeeze household cash flows, household consumption will necessarily weaken. This inflection point looms large in China.

  6. China Center Research Brief: Assessing the trajectory of the RMB

    August 2018 | China Center Publications

    MNC strategists should consider a range of scenarios for yuan value and capital account management, with a lean toward ongoing depreciation and significant tightening, respectively, in the run-up to 2020.

  7. China CEO Council Session Report: Digitalizing China—what business impacts are foreseeable?

    August 2018 | China Center Publications

    Do the much-hyped digital developments in China portend genuinely transformational impacts on the China marketplace and MNC operating field? The biannual China CEO Council meeting in June 2018 addressed this and other crucial issues.

  8. Rethinking the Innovation Potential of Occupations: Introducing a Cross-functional Dashboard

    August 2018 | Key Business Issues

    We’ve created a new metric, the Innovation Potential of Occupations Dashboard, that helps leaders better identify the potential contribution various occupations—even those not traditionally considered “innovative”—can make to an innovative team.

  9. TCFD: It Can Be Done

    August 2018 | Executive Action Report

    How difficult will it be for companies to adhere to the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures?

  10. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    August 2018 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report.