Economic Indicators & Forecasting Publications

2016

  1. Conference Board Economics Watch Emerging Markets View

    January 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Renewed financial market turbulence add to downside risks for emerging markets growth

  2. Conference Board Economics Watch® United States View

    January 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    The US consumer should drive the economy early in 2016, but there's little firepower from other growth drivers.

  3. Conference Board Economics Watch® European View

    January 2016 | Economics Watch Reports

    Euro Area outlook remains positive, despite rising concerns about global growth outlook

  4. Conference Board CEO Challenge 2016: CHRO/CLO/CTO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Human resource leaders have their work cut out for them as labor shortages unprecedented in our lifetime have descended upon the business landscape. Here results to our annual CEO Challenge survey show CEOs’ most pressing concerns and, more importantly, their strategies for mitigating the challenges organizations face today.

  5. Conference Board CEO Challenge 2016: CFO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    More unpredictability and more volatility mean more risks in the global business environment—and more opportunities. This report outlines how chief financial officers can guide their companies to commercial success.

  6. Conference Board CEO Challenge 2016: CEO Strategic Implications

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Respondents to our annual CEO Challenge survey show it will take an aligned, agile, and innovative organization to seize opportunities for commercial success. Analysis of CEO responses on six major challenge areas yields insight into the strategies CEOs are employing today to strengthen and grow their organizations.

  7. Conference Board CEO Challenge 2016: Building Capability – Seeking Alignment, Agility, and Talent to Innovate and Grow

    January 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Since 1999, CEOs from around the world have shared their most pressing business concerns and their strategies for dealing with those challenges. This full-length report details all of the results for six key business issues, yielding insights to today’s leaders on the way forward.

  8. China Center Quick Note: Credit Where Credit is due -- China's Emerging Social Credit Scoring System

    January 2016 | China Center Publications

    One easy way to think of the proposed social credit score is as a “consumerised” and Big Data-driven rebirth of the dang’an, the Mao-era system of compiling a comprehensive data profile of each Chinese citizen. 

  9. China CEO Council Session Report - Masters vs. Markets

    January 2016 | China Center Publications

    A summary of discussion points, learnings, business issues, poll results, and member insights from the November 12, 2015, China CEO Council in Shanghai.

2015

  1. China Center Special Briefing Paper: Growth Impacts of China’s Premature Demographic Transition

    December 2015 | China Center Publications

    With the demographic dividend period well behind us, China now bears a significant demographic cost.