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StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2017: Can the Recent Upswing Put Global Growth Back on Track?

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US Leaving Paris Accord: Much Ado About Nothing?

August 2017 | Council Perspectives

Most sustainability executives expect business to continue as usual. But there are a few risks to watch out for…

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The Conference Board Economics Watch®: GDP Rising

13 September, 2017 | Economics Watch

Learn more about the underlying details driving changes to the domestic outlook which can help you better understand how demand will evolve for your company’s products and services, as well as how the competitive landscape your firm presently faces may change. CPE credit available

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Conferences/Events

Government Relations: Navigating the New Normal
04 October, 2017 (Washington, DC)

The 21st Annual Global Business and Shared Services Conference
12 - 13 October, 2017 (New York, NY)

2017 Performance Management Conference
14 - 15 November, 2017 (New York, NY)

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Publications

US Leaving Paris Accord: Much Ado About Nothing?
August 2017 | Council Perspectives

Most sustainability executives expect business to continue as usual. But there are a few risks to watch out for…

China Center Data Flash: June data beats expectations, but marginal slowdown still likely in 2H
August 2017 | China Center Publications

The marginal growth rebound posted in 1H was cyclical. However, an uptick in exports, the resilience in consumption growth, and tailwinds from the subsiding housing market boom and infrastructure spending have fueled the continuation of growth thus far into 2H. 

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Webcasts

How can companies prepare to succeed in the circular economy?
07 September, 2017 | Special Webcast

Join us as we illustrate how leading companies, such as Interface, are proactively making the shift to a circular economy model and how by doing so are not only reducing waste but also growing their bottom line.

The Conference Board Economics Watch®: GDP Rising
13 September, 2017 | Economics Watch

Learn more about the underlying details driving changes to the domestic outlook which can help you better understand how demand will evolve for your company’s products and services, as well as how the competitive landscape your firm presently faces may change. CPE credit available

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