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Environmental, Social & Governance Press Releases

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04 Apr. 2019 »
CEO Confidence Increased Slightly in Q1

Hiring Expected to Increase, but Finding Qualified Workers Remains a Challenge

04 Apr. 2019 »
Report Provides First Benchmarks of Standardized Social Outcomes

Most Company-Supported Nonprofit Programs Achieve Targeted Goals

25 Mar. 2019 »
Report Details How Independent Auditors & Regulators View Role of Audit Committee Members on Corporate Boards

Today, The Conference Board’s Governance Center released a report detailing independent auditors’ and regulators’ perspectives on the role of the corporate director.

22 Feb. 2019 »
2019 Excellence in Marketing and Communications Awards Now Accepting Entries

Awards honor innovative marketing and communications across corporations, nonprofits, governmental organizations, educational institutions, and media organizations. Submissions close Friday, March 22, 2019.

21 Feb. 2019 »
2019 Excellence in Marketing and Communications Awards Now Accepting Entries

Awards honor innovative marketing and communications across corporations, nonprofits, governmental organizations, educational institutions, and media organizations

07 Feb. 2019 »
The Conference Board Launches Expanded Benchmarking Project on Corporate Citizenship

Annual study will deliver insights and data on companies’ societal investment and the resulting impact; Survey open for participation through end of March

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.3%
  • Brazil 1.0%
  • China 1.4%
  • Euro Area 0.3%
  • France 0.7%
  • Germany 0.4%
  • Global 0.1%
  • India 0.1%
  • Japan 0.2%
  • Korea 0.5%
  • Mexico 0.2%
  • Spain 0.3%
  • U.K. 0.2%
  • U.S. 0.3%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • Despite gradual slowing of job growth, labor market will still feel tight in 2020

    The US economy added 145,000 jobs in December, and previous months were revised down slightly. The unemployment rate remained at 3.5 percent. This month’s job growth was in line with The Conference Board’s view that the labor market appears to be in a healthy state.

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