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The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>&reg;</sup> European View <p>The Euro Area economy remains on track for a modest recovery, despite the challenges from the Greek crisis.</p> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=3001 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=3001 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>®</sup> Emerging Markets View <p>Economic activity among major emerging markets continues to slow, with downside risks to outweigh upside in the second half of 2015.</p> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=3000 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=3000 The Conference Board CEO Challenge<sup>&reg;</sup> 2015: Gulf Cooperation Council Edition <p>With expected modest global economic growth in 2015, finding topline growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council region&rsquo;s challenging political and economic climate will not be easy.</p> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2999 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2999 The Conference Board CEO Challenge<sup>&reg;</sup> 2015: Europe Edition <p>CEOs in Europe appear more focused on the highly volatile macro political and economic global risk environment than are CEOs in other parts of the world.</p> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2998 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2998 The Conference Board Economics Watch<sup>&reg;</sup> United States View <p>Moderate growth path ahead remains most likely scenario</p> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2997 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2997 The Business Case for Corporate Investment in ESG Practices <p>This report reviews empirical analyses of the return on investment in environmental, social, and governance initiatives and discusses why the positive correlations found by some academics remain disputed by others.</p> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2996 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2996 China CEO Council Session Report -- Getting to a "New Normal" <p><span>A summary of discussion points, learnings, business issues, poll results, and member insights from the June 11, 2015, China CEO Council in Shanghai.</span></p> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2995 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2995 Faster Than Expected: The US Labor Market Continues to Tighten <p>Need workers? Tight labor markets have become a problem for US employers. Unemployment, at 5.3 percent in June, continues to drop, making it harder to hire and keep qualified workers.</p> Mon, 13 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2993 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2993 On the Record with Dan Reardon: CEO of North Highland <p>Based on the CEO Challenge 2015 survey results, Dan Reardon, CEO of North Highland, shares his views on the multigenerational workforce, changing leadership needs, and maintaining strong customer relationships.</p> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2992 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2992 On the Record with Paul Chodak: President and Chief Operating Officer, Indiana-Michigan Power <p>Paul Chodak, president and COO of Indiana-Michigan Power, discusses with The Conference Board the challenges he faces running an electric utility.</p> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2994 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2994 BoardAsia Newsletter <p>This issue includes activities of the Workforce Analytics Institute (WAI), the strategic collaboration between The Conference Board and Mercer in Asia.</p> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2990 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2990 Harnessing the Power of Human Capital: Insights from the 2015 Strategic HR Conference The HR function has become a strategic partner that is central to helping organizations solve complex business problems such as declining productivity, labor shortages, and skill gaps. Wed, 08 Jul 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2991 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2991 China Center Data Flash: Growth is stabilizing temporarily on better policy coordination <p>The rhetorical emphasis on &ldquo;efficiency&rdquo; and &ldquo;effectiveness&rdquo; has yet to be taken up in practice and belies the fact that&nbsp;central authorities are essentially relying on the same old, investment-centric playbook to stabilize the economy.</p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2976 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2976 Allianz SE <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2977 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2977 BASF <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2978 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2978 Caterpillar Inc. <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2979 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2979 Dow Chemical Co. <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2980 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2980 E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2981 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2981 General Electric <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2982 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2982 IBM <p>A company profile from the 2015 report <em>Driving Revenue Growth through Sustainable Products and Services.</em></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2983 http://www.conference-board.org/publications/publicationdetail.cfm?publicationid=2983