China Publications

2018

  1. China Center Research Brief: All signs point to much stronger environmental protection in China

    Last winter’s air pollution control plan in the larger Beijing area was unprecedented both in scale and intensity. The action plan was part of a much broader, central government-led effort to tackle China’s pervasive air pollution problem and significantly ramp up environmental protection efforts in general. 

    (China Center Publications, April 2018)

  2. China Center Research Brief: Communist Party Control of China's SOEs Clashes with EU Regulations

    As the CCP pushes overtly into the governance of China's state-owned enterprises, expect increasing governmental pushback from the EU on Chinese investment activity in Europe.

    (China Center Publications, April 2018)

  3. China Center Deep Dive Exchange Session Report: New Paradigms for CSR in China

    Does the improved policy clarity and bureaucratic orderliness under Xi Jinping mean that CSR investing by MNCs can now be made more effective and impactful if it is aligned with Xi's “new era” policy priorities?

    (China Center Publications, April 2018)

  4. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: ASEAN/China Edition Executive Summary

    CEOs in both the ASEAN region and China are dedicated to the creation of innovative, customer-centric, and inclusive workplace environments within their organizations.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2018)

  5. Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

    2018 is not likely to see much further strengthening in GDP growth for emerging markets.

    (Economics Watch Reports, April 2018)

  6. Trading Up: With global growth finally on the rise, is the trade recovery sustainable? (Executive Summary)

    This report, which introduces a new global value chain dataset tool, examines whether the trade recovery is sustainable and why reevaluating global operations strategy using current data is so critical.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2018)

  7. C-Suite Challenge™ 2018: ASEAN/China Edition

    CEOs in both the ASEAN region and China are dedicated to the creation of innovative, customer-centric, and inclusive workplace environments within their organizations.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2018)

  8. Economics Watch - China View: Strong Rebound in February, but Likely Fleeting

    China saw a strong rebound in exports, fixed asset investment (FAI), and industrial production (IP) over the first two months of 2018. The jump in y-o-y growth is partially due to base effects related to the timing of the 2018 Chinese New Year holiday, which occurred in February 2018 vs. January in 2017. 

    (China Center Publications, April 2018)

  9. China Center Research Brief: 'Huge' Trade Deficit Smaller than Thought

    As the US raises the stakes in a potential trade war with China, a better understanding of the real inequities in US-China trade and the nature of the trade deficit is needed.

    (China Center Publications, April 2018)

  10. DNA of Engagement 2018: Moments That Matter throughout the Employee Life Cycle—Implications for Asia

    In Asia, the lack of a skilled talent supply, coupled with the rising retirement age and increasing health care costs, is forcing companies to rethink their strategies toward a powerful employee value proposition that drives greater employee engagement.

    (Key Business Issues, April 2018)