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Sustainability Press Releases

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18 Jul. 2019 »
As Cost of Natural Disasters Increase, New Report Maps Central Role for Corporate Philanthropy

Catastrophic flooding in the Midwest. Millions of acres consumed by wildfires in California. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria striking in succession along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts.

26 Jun. 2019 »
The Conference Board Elects Board of Trustees

The Conference Board Elects Vicky A. Bailey, Principal, Anderson Stratton Enterprises LLC, and Gabrielle Sulzberger, Co-Founder, General Partner, Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners L.P., to Board of Trustees

30 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Appoints Paul Washington to Lead Its Environmental, Social & Governance Center

Effective June 3rd, he will succeed current Center Leader Douglas Chia, who will remain involved with the organization...

15 Apr. 2019 »
U.S. & Japanese Business Leaders Convene to Discuss Raising Productivity Growth

The Conference Board and The Japan Productivity Center have joined forces to address slowing productivity, which has been plaguing both economies.

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

Most Company-Supported Nonprofit Programs Achieve Targeted Goals

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

18 Dec. 2018 »
Disclosure Requirements Do Not Always Translate Into Better Corporate Sustainability Performance

New edition of annual benchmarking study examines trends in global CSR reporting

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.1%
  • Brazil 0.9%
  • China 0.8%
  • Euro Area 0.3%
  • France 0.4%
  • Germany 0.4%
  • Global 0.2%
  • India 0.3%
  • Japan 0.7%
  • Korea 0.5%
  • Mexico 1.6%
  • Spain 0.1%
  • U.K. 0.4%
  • U.S. 0.3%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • The Conference Board Economic Forecast for the U.S. Economy

    Slowing growth to remain slightly above 2 percent by year end

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