As you face information overload and fast-changing business conditions, we help you make sense of the most relevant economic data to support your decision-making. Whether you want to assess labor trends, invest in innovation or understand shifts in global economies, we filter through complexity and tell you only what you need to know. You can rely on us to be an independent voice, and our accessible language enables you to connect economic information to your unique business challenges and strategy.
Insights from our Economists
Economic insights and analyses on the global economy and specific current topics relevant to business executives.
StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2016: Escaping the Global Economy's Holding Pattern
The economy expected to grow at trend growth rate
Tools to assess uncertainty and unlock opportunity, providing you with the powerful framework of scenario analysis to enhance your strategic planning and stay ahead of trends.
Guidance and scenarios to inform your long-term, global energy strategy, helping you assess new energy sources, rising demand from emerging markets, political factors and the regulatory environment.
A clear, cohesive picture of our outlook for the global economy, based on the forces that drive competitiveness and productivity, to help you maximize your global strategy.
Metrics and analysis that support your decision making by illuminating labor supply and demand, as well as the human capital issues that help shape economies around the world.
Workplace Culture Summit
26 - 27 September, 2017 (New York, NY)
22nd Annual Senior Corporate Communications Conference
22 - 23 May, 2017 (New York, NY)
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.
The Conference Board Economics Watch® European View
October 2016 | Economics Watch Reports
While the Euro Area economy’s higher inflation rate, up about +0.4 percent since September 2015, creates hope for lower unemployment rates, the rise may simply be the result of higher oil prices.
What Is Digital Transformation and What Does It Mean for Human Capital?
08 November, 2016 | Special Webcast
Join this webcast as our panelists outline the implications of digital transformation for human capital, with company examples from Europe, Asia-Pacific, and North America. HRCI and SHRM credit available
Author-to-Author: Digging Deeper into Digital Transformation
27 October, 2016 | KnowlEdge Series
Researchers from two different knowledge areas of The Conference Board—Bart van Ark, chief economist, and Mary Young, principal researcher, human capital—come together to discuss digital transformation and the opportunities and risks it presents for companies. CPE and IGP credit available