Asia Publications


  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    Monthly economic series report

    (Economics Watch Reports, January 2018)

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

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

    (Economics Watch Reports, January 2018)

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

    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. 

    (China Center Publications, January 2018)

  4. Human Capital in Review™: Voices from Asia, Vol. 2, No. 1

    These articles explore what keeps CEOs in Asia awake at night; emerging talent strategies in engagement, inclusiveness, and talent development; and the role of human capital analytics in driving business and talent decisions.

    (Human Capital in Review, January 2018)


  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

    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.

    (Research Report, December 2017)

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    Base outlook for emerging markets remains solid for next year despite accumulating geo-economic and political risks.

    (Economics Watch Reports, December 2017)

  3. China Center Chart Dive: Early signs of progress in deleveraging, but the road is long

    Deleveraging has long been one of China’s stated policy goals, and it was an important plank of the “supply side structural reform” program first proposed in December 2015. Yet until the first half of 2017, debt growth still outpaced nominal GDP growth.

    (China Center Publications, December 2017)

  4. What's Next for 21st-Century HR? Diagnostic Tool
    This tool serves as a practical way to help HR practitioners assess where they are in their transformational efforts, how far they need to go, and what steps need to be taken to move to the next level of impact.
    (Key Business Issues, December 2017)

  5. Sustainability Practices 2017 Key Findings

    Third-party verification of the claims in sustainability reports is on the rise, which is helping investors make better-informed decisions about companies’ risks and opportunities. But companies could still be much more transparent. 

    (Research Report, December 2017)

  6. Sustainability Practices Dashboard

    The Conference Board Sustainability Practices Dashboard analyzes the most recent disclosure of environmental and social practices by public companies around the world. 

    (Research Report, December 2017)