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  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    10 September, 2015 10:00 AM ET [10:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    Slower economic and investment growth in emerging markets contributes to lower demand for commodities and raw materials. What is the outlook for commodity markets and exporters in this slow-growth environment?  CPE credit available

Speakers

John Baffes

John Baffes
Senior Economist
The World Bank


John Baffes is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Development Prospects Group. His responsibilities include commodity market monitoring and price projections for agricultural commodities as well as research on market structure and policy reform issues in developing and OECD countries. M...Full Bio

Jing Sima

Jing Sima
Senior Economist
The Conference Board

Jing Sima is a senior economist at The Conference Board. She joined The Conference Board in 2000 and has since been working in the US and Global Business Cycle Indicators Program. She leads research projects on macroeconomics in Emerging Markets, with a focus on structural changes, monetary polic...Full Bio

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D.

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D. (Host)
Director, Business Cycles and Growth Research
The Conference Board

Ataman Ozyildirim is an economist and director of business cycles and growth research at The Conference Board. He joined The Conference Board in 1999 as part of the Global Business Cycle Indicators Program that produces The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® fo...Full Bio

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  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    13 August, 2015 10:00 AM ET [10:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    How will a diverse set of Asian Pacific countries be affected by lower oil prices and volatility in the medium-term? Join us for an interactive discussion in this month’s Economics Watch – Emerging Markets View. CPE credit available.

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Gad Levanon, Ph.D.

Gad Levanon, Ph.D.
Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets
The Conference Board

Gad Levanon is Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets at The Conference Board, where he also leads the labor markets program. He also serves on The Demand Institute™ leadership team.

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Willem Overmeer

Willem Overmeer
Senior Advisor

Willem Overmeer is a senior advisor at The Conference Board and the program on Scenario Building & Analysis. He works closely with individual members of The Conference Board to identify critical trends in the corporate environment and translat... Full Bio

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D.

Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D. (Host)
Director, Business Cycles and Growth Research
The Conference Board

Ataman Ozyildirim is an economist and director of business cycles and growth research at The Conference Board. He joined The Conference Board in 1999 as part of the Global Business Cycle Indicators Program that produces The Conference ... Full Bio

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  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    13 August, 2015 10:00 AM ET [10:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    How will a diverse set of Asian Pacific countries be affected by lower oil prices and volatility in the medium-term? Join us for an interactive discussion in this month’s Economics Watch – Emerging Markets View. CPE credit available.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    16 July, 2015 10:00 AM ET [10:00] (New York), 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
    What are the prospects for China's recent FTAs and initiatives for economic growth of China, Asia, and the world? What are some of the benefits and challenges for multi-national businesses? CPE credit available.
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    11 June, 2015 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
    In a more challenging and turbulent environment how can businesses remain competitive? Be among the first to explore our recent findings on global productivity and competitiveness and stay ahead of the curve. CPE credit is available.
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    14 May, 2015 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
    How have increasing labor costs, depreciating currencies, and slowing productivity affected emerging markets' manufacturing competitiveness? Join us for an interactive discussion in this month’s Economics Watch TM – Emerging Markets View. CPE credit available.
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    16 April, 2015 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    What are Latin America’s growth prospects in 2015? Amid economic turbulence and commodity price volatility, the region continues to struggle. Join us for an interactive discussion on the future of the region and how it might affect your business.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch - Emerging Markets View
    12 March, 2015 06:00 AM ET [06:00] (New York), 10:00 AM UTC [10:00]

    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from The Conference Board Economics Team on the growth performance of major emerging markets. As a special topic, this month’s Economics Watch will focus on the recent monetary policy developments in the emerging markets and also how these economies may be affected by the monetary policy changes from the mature economies.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    12 February, 2015 10:00 AM , 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]
    This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from The Conference Board Economics Team on the growth performance of major emerging markets, especially the outlook for China, India, Brazil, and Mexico, as well as Southeast Asia. As a special topic, this month’s Economics Watch will include China’s economic growth prospects and risks in 2015, as well as drivers and developments of corporate profits in China.
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    15 January, 2015 10:00 AM , 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]
    This month’s Economics Watch offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2015.
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    This complimentary series of webcasts for member companies is designed to help executives stay on top of the changing business and economic conditions throughout Asia-Pacific, China, India, and Brazil.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    13 November, 2014 10:00 AM , 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]
    This complimentary series of webcasts for member companies is designed to help executives stay on top of the changing business and economic conditions throughout Asia-Pacific, China, India, and Brazil.
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    16 October, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    This complimentary series of webcasts for member companies is designed to help executives stay on top of the changing business and economic conditions throughout Asia-Pacific, China, India, and Brazil.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    11 September, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
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    14 August, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
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    10 July, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
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    12 June, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
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    15 May, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
    Labor market trends in emerging markets
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    10 April, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    This month's webcast explores the impact of changes in the global energy landscape on the opportunities and challenges available to industries in emerging markets.

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    13 March, 2014 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    The March Economics Watch will focus on trade and investment flows among emerging economies.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    13 February, 2014 10:00 AM , 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]

    This month’s webcast will explore the challenges emerging markets will face to both their financial stability and real economic growth when the Federal Reserve Bank eventual tightens its monetary policy.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
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    This webcast offers an economics perspective on the most pressing challenges on the minds of the chief executives who responded to The Conference Board CEO Challenge® 2014.

  1. The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Emerging Markets View
    15 October, 2013 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]

    Using the newly constructed The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India, this webcast will review the short-term business cycle forces acting on the Indian economy.

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    16 July, 2013 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
    Business cycle dynamics in Brazil, India and China
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    16 April, 2013 10:00 AM , 02:00 PM UTC [14:00]
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    2012 was a year of major uncertainty in global markets. In 2013, the only thing most businesses can be certain of is more uncertainty.

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    15 January, 2013 10:00 AM , 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]

    The weak and volatile nature of global markets brings opportunities as well as risks, particularly in emerging markets.

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