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Economy, Strategy & Finance Publications


  1. Economy, Strategy & Finance Center Newsletter - May 2019

    May 2019 | Newsletter

    Among all regions, the most acute labor shortages are in Central and Eastern Europe

  2. C-Suite Challenge 2019: The Future-Ready Organization: Switzerland

    May 2019 | Key Business Issues

    For our C-Suite executives in Switzerland, threats to global trade systems stands as the top external concern, a headache for 45 percent of respondents. 

  3. Executive Brief: US Spending Set to Increase for Rest of 2019–Despite First Quarter Wobble

    May 2019 | Executive Action Report

    This overview of US consumer expenditures lays out positive and negative drivers of spending and looks at the trends ahead.

  4. Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

    May 2019 | Economics Watch Reports

    Monthly econmic series report.

  5. StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2019: The Long-Term Slowdown Is Upon Us—How Should Business Respond Now?

    May 2019 | StraightTalk®

    The plateauing of global economic growth during 2018 has now turned into a slowdown for 2019. The next steps for policy makers and business leaders should be to manage short-term risks while working toward strengthening the economy’s capacity to generate growth.

  6. Building the Right Project Management Competencies for Your Organization

    May 2019 | Council Views

    The Project Management Executives Council pooled their collective wisdom to create a framework that enables companies to pinpoint inefficiencies and over-engineering and allows them to determine the appropriate level of structure for their organization.

  7. Future of Work in Asia: The Digital Transformation Journey and Its Impact on How Work Gets Done

    April 2019 | Key Business Issues

    Hiring, developing, and training talent in Asia-Pacific and China will change as data provides critical insight into how to create customized individual retention strategies.

  8. Economy, Strategy & Finance Center Newsletter - April 2019

    April 2019 | Newsletter

    Despite relatively strong sentiment regarding job prospects and personal finances, global consumers are more cautious about spending intentions

  9. Economy, Strategy & Finance Center Newsletter - April 2019

    April 2019 | Newsletter

    The digital leader's role is to develop the organization's digital strategy and oversee its execution; where this leader should be positioned within the organization sparks strong debate

  10. Metrics for Innovation Leaders: Using Metrics to Drive Better Outcomes

    April 2019 | Key Business Issues

    CEOs see not having an innovation measurement framework as an important obstacle to future innovation. But how exactly do you measure innovation?