Innovation Publications

2016

  1. Navigating the New Digital Economy: Driving Digital Growth and Productivity from Installation to Deployment

    November 2016 | Key Business Issues Listing

    Companies are massively investing in digitization, but the results are variable and trends are moving so quickly that strategizing is very difficult.

  2. Modernizing Medicare

    October 2016 | Committee for Economic Development

    In this report on the future solvency of Medicare, the Committee for Economic Development proposes a policy that aims to maintain quality, “bend the cost curve,” and reduce the current unsustainable growth of costs under traditional Medicare. 

  3. Millennials and Social Commerce: Brands and Buy Buttons

    September 2016 | Research Report

    The first edition of the SNCR 2020 Series explores the use of buy buttons on social media.

  4. 25 Truths about Branding: Insights from the Annual Brand Conference

    July 2016 | Conference KeyNotes

    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.

  5. Digital Transformation: What Is It and What Does It Mean for Human Capital?

    July 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Within an enterprise, digital transformation often leads to significant changes in business strategy that  may reshape a company or disrupt an entire industry. These changes translate into new human capital challenges.

  6. Digital Transformation: What Is It and What Does It Mean for Human Capital? (CHRO Business Implications)

    July 2016 | Key Business Issues

    “Can we combine talent data with other kinds of data to demonstrate to others how talent factors are related to business outcomes?” and nine other digital transformation-related questions CHROs should ask now.

  7. Digital Transformation: What Is It and What Does It Mean for Human Capital? (CEO Business Implications)

    July 2016 | Key Business Issues

    Consider whether the executive team is equipped to lead digital transformation or whether additional expertise is needed: one of six actions CEOs need to take to accelerate digital transformation in their organizations.

  8. ICT Asset Prices: Marshaling Evidence into New Measures

    July 2016 | Economics Program Working Paper Series

    This paper provides the sources and methods used to construct national accounts-style price deflators for the major components of ICT investment: communications equipment, computer equipment, and software.

  9. ICT Prices and ICT Services: What do they tell us about productivity and technology?

    July 2016 | Economics Program Working Paper Series

    This paper reassesses the link between ICT prices, technology, and productivity. The currently available information on ICT asset prices and ICT services is put under a microscope, and official prices are found to substantially understate actual ICT price declines.

  10. The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2016: Asia Regional Report

    July 2016 | Key Business Issues

    In this year’s survey, CEO respondents in the Asia-Pacific region and India focus on building organizational capability and high-performing cultures around engagement, performance, inclusion, and continual improvement to drive better business results and inspire innovation.