United States Publications

2017

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    Monthly economic series report

    (Economics Watch Reports, January 2017)

  2. China Center Data Flash: Less Supportive Monetary Policy—Expect Heightened Volatility

    From the November data, we already see weakening signs in real estate investment and housing construction growth, the early stages of a housing market down-cycle. As supportive monetary policy and the housing market diminish as growth drivers, infrastructure investment becomes a more critical buffer to buoy growth.

    (China Center Publications, January 2017)

  3. China Center Chart Dive: China's Long March toward a Diminishing Labor Supply

    China is currently experiencing a pronounced demographic shift that will have a serious impact on MNCs in China. Over the past decade, it has transformed from a nation with an abundance of young people to one with an increasingly aged population.

    (China Center Publications, January 2017)

  4. Divergent Views/Common Ground: The Leadership Perspectives of C-Suite Executives and Millennial Leaders

    This report sheds light on the leadership values and preferences of these two cohorts, and in light of the findings, outlines the steps organizations can take for enhanced performance.

    (Research Report, January 2017)

  5. Conference Board Human Capital in Review™: Voices from Asia, Vol 1, No 2

    In the face of Asia’s tightening talent market—with rising concerns about inadequate skilled labor coupled with millennials’ expectation of work/life balance—companies must enhance their talent pipelines to outperform their competitors.

    (Human Capital in Review, January 2017)

2016

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    There is a small positive Trump effect on the US growth outlook in 2017, but uncertainty around the base forecast is high.

    (Economics Watch Reports, December 2016)

  2. 25 Truths about Succession Management: Insights from the 12th Succession Management Conference

    Companies have fewer candidates to take over the top spot today than they did five years ago. Boards should take key steps to insure a smooth transition at the top.

    (Conference KeyNotes, December 2016)

  3. China Center Chart Dive: New GDP Projections Suggest Ongoing "Soft Fall" to Continue

    The Conference Board has released its updated global growth projections for 2017, and the next two five-year periods. Our projection for China shows a continuation of the “long soft fall” in GDP growth to 3.8 percent in 2017, down from 3.9 percent in 2016.

    (China Center Publications, December 2016)

  4. Employing Analytics to Enhance Workplace Productivity

    Through the use of workforce analytics, organizations can examine the quality of productivity initiatives to identify and deliver the productivity gains that make the difference between thriving and surviving.

    (Research Report, December 2016)

  5. 22 Truths about Global Business Services: Insights from the 20th Annual Global Business and Shared Services Conference

    As global business services (GBS) continues to evolve, practitioners are moving away from the single service model and toward a more holistic approach that is increasingly global and interconnected.

    (Conference KeyNotes, December 2016)