Asia Publications


  1. Driving Digital Transformation: Why Culture and Structure Matter

    This report investigates what organizations need to look, feel, and act like if they are to be successful at digital transformation. What are the strategic capabilities companies need to develop? How can corporate culture support or hinder digital transformation? What kinds of organizational structure does digital transformation require?

    (Key Business Issues, June 2017)

  2. Drafting the 'Dream Team': Leveraging Analytics to Acquire Top Talent in Asia

    Using workforce analytics, organizations can systematically examine and evaluate the quality of their talent acquisition strategies to identify and implement the most effective means for finding talent. 

    (Research Report, June 2017)

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    Recent downside risks challenge the outlook for emerging markets for remainder of the year.

    (Economics Watch Reports, June 2017)

  4. A Roadmap to Sustainable Supply Chain Standards: Decoding Progress, Challenges, and Best Practices

    This report is a resource for understanding how sustainable supply chain standards and codes of conduct are evolving, and how companies can adapt to increasing demands for global transparency and accountability.

    (Key Business Issues, June 2017)

  5. China Center Quick Note: The Belt and Road -- Globalization with Chinese Characteristics

    Most emerging markets within the “One Belt, One Road” geography find Beijing’s geo-economic vision for Eurasian integration compelling, at least for now; developed country political leaders and MNC executives should incorporate this reality into their planning assumptions for the region.

    (China Center Publications, June 2017)

  6. StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2017: Can the Recent Upswing Put Global Growth Back on Track?

    The latest estimates of monthly leading economic indicators and quarterly GDP growth indicate that rising confidence among business and consumers in recent quarters has translated into a small positive impact on the real economy.

    (StraightTalk®, June 2017)

  7. Sustainability Practices in Asia-Pacific

    We analyze the 2015 disclosure of environmental and social practices by public companies in 12 Asia-Pacific markets: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

    (Research Report, May 2017)

  8. Sustainability Practices in Asia-Pacific Dashboard

    Data on 95 environmental and social practices can be segmented by 12 Asia-Pacific economies, 10 sectors, and three revenue groups.

    (Excel Database, May 2017)

  9. Socially Minded: Convincing the C-suite of Social Media's Benefits

    Understand the range of benefits that social media can bring to companies across industries and why the C-suite should be on board.

    (Key Business Issues, May 2017)

  10. China Center Data Flash: Growth peaked in Q1 but is likely to remain steady for a while

    Leading economic indicators including the official PMI and PPI, as well as The Conference Board LEI, all suggest that China's growth over the short term peaked in Q1.

    (China Center Publications, May 2017)