Europe Publications


  1. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    Euro Area growth momentum remains positive, while changes in monetary policy can be expected in 2017 as inflation returns.

    (Economics Watch Reports, March 2017)

  2. Economic Contribution of the Food and Beverage Industry

    This report provides insights into the food and beverage industry’s multiple roles, including meeting emerging consumer demands,  responding to evolving public policy, and contributing meaningfully to regional economies.

    (Committee for Economic Development, March 2017)

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    After a brief slowdown in Q1, the US economy returns to its slow growth trend.

    (Economics Watch Reports, March 2017)

  4. Director Notes: Integrating Creating Shared Value and Corporate Governance

    This report provides a framework for integrating CSV and corporate governance while examining five examples where a company has adopted the approach as a fundamental part of the company strategy by all parts of the corporation.

    (Director Notes, March 2017)

  5. China Center Quick Note: Hope for the best, plan for the worst -- A look at the potential negative consequences of US-China friction

    China’s treatment of Norway, South Korea, and Japan during recent politically motivated economic disputes is instructive for understanding how Beijing may respond to provocations from Washington. Foreign MNCs, especially US brands, should catalog their potential risk exposures stemming from China’s formal and informal retaliatory tools and make appropriate preparations.

    (China Center Publications, March 2017)

  6. China Center Data Flash: Growth momentum keeps rolling into 2017

    Corporate lending surged again in January, while household mortgage growth continued to decelerate. Both indicators are considered positive.

    (China Center Publications, March 2017)

  7. 22 Truths about Strategic Community Impact: Insights from the Strategic Community Impact Symposium

    Becoming involved in the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals can help companies boost employee engagement, increase brand value and customer loyalty, build trust, and reinforce the social contract with society.

    (Conference KeyNotes, March 2017)

  8. Conference Board Human Capital in Review™: Future of Work (Vol. 1, No. 1, 2017)

    This series focuses on the Future of Work and how technology is transforming every aspect of work—and in the process, opening a Pandora’s box of complex issues for today’s human capital practitioners.

    (Human Capital in Review, March 2017)

  9. 22 Truths about Performance Management: Insights from the Performance Management Summit

    Companies are revamping their performance management systems to reflect a modern-day workforce and agile way of working. This requires a culture change, which can be challenging.

    (Conference KeyNotes, March 2017)

  10. StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2017: Uncertainty and Global Growth Make Strange Bedfellows

    Globally, 2017 growth is projected at about 2.9 percent—a notch up from earlier projections. For the medium term, there are no signs as yet that policy changes will raise the trend. 

    (StraightTalk®, February 2017)