Mid-Markets Publications

2016

  1. China CEO Council Session Report - Getting through to 2022

    A simplified summary of selected premises and insights from the June 2, 2016, China CEO Council meeting in Beijing. Some 30 MNC country heads and deputies attended the session, which was hosted by Microsoft. This report summarizes and supplements the PowerPoint workshop decks used for the session.

    (China Center Publications, August 2016)

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    US economic expansion continues to disappoint.

    (Economics Watch Reports, August 2016)

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    Monthly economic series report

    (Economics Watch Reports, August 2016)

  4. China Center Quick Note: China's New "Going Out"

    China’s previous Going Out campaign was dominated by large, old-economy, industrial SOEs, but that has changed rapidly over the past two years; new key players – both State and private – are now focused on new-economy innovation prizes.

    (China Center Publications, August 2016)

  5. Brexit Effect: Unpacking the Impact of Uncertainty on the Economy

    Low confidence, high uncertainty, and postponed investment decisions are some of the short-term impacts we can expect from the United Kingdom’s stunning decision to leave the European Union. 

    (Executive Action Report, August 2016)

  6. End of Cold, Hard Cash and the Global Shift toward Cashless Consumer Payments

    We summarize the global shift to cashless consumer payments and the opportunities for consumer-facing businesses as they navigate the change.

    (Executive Summary, August 2016)

  7. 25 Truths about Sustainability: Insights from the Sustainability Summit

    There’s good and bad news in sustainability. Good: more businesses are taking sustainability seriously. Bad: for many, “growth” still means “selling more product.” The solution: sustainable innovations that also drive business growth.

    (Conference KeyNotes, August 2016)

  8. 17 Truths about Women's Leadership: Insights from the 12th Annual Women's Leadership Conference

    Companies and their employees need to shape cultural changes in both society and the workplace to improve the chances of women holding CEO and board member positions.

    (Conference KeyNotes, August 2016)

  9. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    The Euro Area was on a moderate recovery path before the EU referendum. In reaction to Brexit, investors moved their capital toward less risky assets, bringing to the surface the weakness of the Italian banks and uncertainty around future investment decisions.

    (Economics Watch Reports, July 2016)

  10. 25 Truths about Branding: Insights from the Annual Brand Conference

    Brands are striving to amplify word of mouth in social media, keep their voice consistent across platforms, and ride the momentum of changes in the digital landscape.

    (Conference KeyNotes, July 2016)