The Conference Board International Labor Comparisons Program

The International Labor Comparisons program prepares trends of manufacturing labor productivity and unit labor costs that are comparable across countries. ILC examines country data series, identifies areas where concepts are not aligned, and adjusts series to a comparable basis. Productivity, unit labor costs, and underlying data series are available for 19 countries in North America, Europe, and Asia.

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The Conference Board Economics Watch®

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Monthly U.S. and quarterly regional webcasts with forecasts and commentary along with a suite of economic indicators and analyses that provide a platform for strategic decision making. Complimentary for members of The Conference Board

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China Center Data Flash: Growth is stabilizing temporarily on better policy coordination

June 2015 | China Center Publications

The rhetorical emphasis on “efficiency” and “effectiveness” has yet to be taken up in practice and belies the fact that central authorities are essentially relying on the same old, investment-centric playbook to stabilize the economy.

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Strengthening Manufacturing Competitiveness

27 July, 2015 | KnowlEdge Series®

Where is manufacturing productivity the highest, and how can you become more competitive in the sector? Join us for an interactive discussion on our newest productivity research, and discover productivity-enhancing practices for your business. CPE credit

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  • Book Discussion: Using Experience to Develop Leadership Talent

    23 June, 2015 | Special Webcast

    Explore real-world strategies, lessons learned, and global perspectives on how leading organizations effectively use experience to develop talent. Attend this webcast and receive 30% off a future purchase of this spotlighted book!
  • Strengthening Manufacturing Competitiveness

    27 July, 2015 | KnowlEdge Series®

    Where is manufacturing productivity the highest, and how can you become more competitive in the sector? Join us for an interactive discussion on our newest productivity research, and discover productivity-enhancing practices for your business. CPE credit

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