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

May 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.

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Liberating Innovation Teams for Scale & Creativity

24 May, 2016 | Special Webcast

Leaders and team members must inclusively tap a variety of perspectives to tackle growth or improvement, innovatively. Learn tangible ways to get input and viewpoints from large teams. These simple approaches will shift your thinking! HRCI and SHRM credit available

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Building a Brand for the Digital Age: How to master the New 5 P's of Marketing Seminar
08 June, 2016 (New York, NY)

4th Annual Innovation Master Class
08 - 09 June, 2016 (Maplewood, MN)

The Annual Brand Conference
09 - 10 June, 2016 (New York, NY)

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Publications

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

Navigating the Digital Economy: Capturing the Benefits from Increased Flexibility and Cost Reductions – CFO Implications
May 2016 | Key Business Issues

The New Digital Economy has potential to significantly impact cost and revenue models. Revisiting these models and understanding the dynamics of this new context are a priority for financial executives.

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Webcasts

CEO Challenge 2016: Sustainability, Customer Relationships & Corporate Brand
17 May, 2016 | KnowlEdge Series

How do this year’s CEO hot-button issues resonate with them and their view of the business? How do their organizations handle these CEO concerns? Learn how leaders from different areas of the business are addressing CEOs’ top concerns for this year. CPE credit available

Liberating Innovation Teams for Scale & Creativity
24 May, 2016 | Special Webcast

Leaders and team members must inclusively tap a variety of perspectives to tackle growth or improvement, innovatively. Learn tangible ways to get input and viewpoints from large teams. These simple approaches will shift your thinking! HRCI and SHRM credit available

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