Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy Publications

2018

  1. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: Reinventing the Organization for the Digital Age

    January 2018 | Key Business Issues

    As the global economy appears to have shaken off six years of stagnation, CEOs and C-Suite executives are increasingly acknowledging the need for radical reinvention.

  2. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: Reinventing the Organization for the Digital Age (Executive Summary)

    January 2018 | Key Business Issues

    As the global economy appears to have shaken off six years of stagnation, CEOs and C-Suite executives are increasingly acknowledging the need for radical reinvention.

  3. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: Reinventing the Organization for the Digital Age (Expanded Report)

    January 2018 | Key Business Issues

    As the global economy appears to have shaken off six years of stagnation, CEOs and C-Suite executives are increasingly acknowledging the need for radical reinvention.

  4. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    January 2018 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly economic series report

  5. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    January 2018 | Economics Watch Reports

    The outlook for emerging market economies in 2018 remains positive, but geo-economic and political risks remain.

  6. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    January 2018 | Economics Watch Reports

    The Euro Area economy has stormed into 2018 at full speed. 2017 ends with a yearly output growth of 2.4 percent.

  7. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2018 | Economics Watch Reports

    Passage of tax law generates further growth momentum for an already strong US Economy

  8. China Center Data Flash: Growth holds stable in November

    January 2018 | China Center Publications

    Growth remained broadly steady in November, but the deceleration in industrial production and fixed asset investment in recent months suggests that growth momentum weakened compared to the first half of 2017. 

2017

  1. Beyond the Tipping Point? How the US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement may or may not affect short- and medium-term investment in energy & emissions

    December 2017 | Research Report

    How does US withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement affect energy-related investments? With the world on a path to reduce emissions, US policy may not alter investment decisions in the near term. But future uncertainty over US policy could.

  2. Rethinking Innovation Spending: What the data on intangible investment reveals

    December 2017 | Research Report

    Businesses around the world face a need to better quantify the financial impact of their innovation investments. But our research reveals that companies miss up to four-fifths of their spending on innovation, making any accurate calculation of return difficult. This report outlines a holistic approach for more accurate assessment of innovation spending.