South Asia Publications

2016

  1. Conference Board Human Capital in Review™: Focus on Employee Engagement

    This publication explores hot topics within employee engagement research by providing actionable summaries of contemporary literature.

    (Human Capital in Review, May 2016)

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    Relief from declining oil and commodity prices may stabilize growth in emerging economies temporarily, but structural issues remain.

    (Economics Watch Reports, April 2016)

  3. China Center Quick Note: China, the WTO, and the "Market Economy Status" Debate

    Has China become a market economy?

    (China Center Publications, April 2016)

  4. China ResearchGraphic: Labor Strife in China -- Anticipating Stress Points, Preparing to Respond

    As China's economic slowdown deepens and associated volatilities increase, labor unrest is on the rise. Data collected by China Labor Bulletin, a Hong Kong-based NGO, shows that the number of labor strikes has increased dramatically over the past three years.

    (China Center Publications, April 2016)

  5. China ResearchGraphic - Income, Consumption, and Savings in China: Now and in 2025

    How will disposable income and consumption evolve for Chinese households?

    (China Center Publications, April 2016)

  6. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business - CHRO Implications

    Hiring and retaining talent are becoming more difficult as labor shortages hit across industries and regions, leading to higher wages, lower profits, and headaches for CHROs.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2016)

  7. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business - CEO Implications

    New sources of labor should be top of mind for CEOs as they contemplate protracted labor shortages. These shortages will hit most industries, pinching profits and prolonging the economic slowdown.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2016)

  8. Help Wanted: What Looming Labor Shortages Mean for Your Business

    A prolonged labor shortage looms over many industries in the United States and across the globe, threatening hiring, retention, and profits, but few companies are prepared to deal with it.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2016)

  9. China Center Quick Take: China's New Charity Law -- What's the Impact on Corporate Giving Programs?

    Last month, China’s first comprehensive charity law was passed by the National People’s Congress. Critics argue that the law aims to co-opt civil society to support the government’s interests, but if implemented well, the new law should yield an improved operating environment for MNCs working with local nonprofits on community engagement and other CSR programs.

    (China Center Publications, April 2016)

  10. Deep Dive Exchange Series: Labor Strife in China - Anticipating Stress Points, Preparing to Respond

    A summary of discussion points, learnings, lessons, and business implications from the March 2016 convening of The Conference Board China Center in Shanghai.

    (China Center Publications, April 2016)