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IESE Cities in Motion Index 2015

Barcelona and Madrid are Spain’s smartest cities, according to the IESE Cities in Motion (ICIM) index 2015. The survey is developed by the Center for Globalization and Strategy (CGS) under the direction of professors Pascual Berrone and Joan Enric Ricart. According to the ranking, the global top ten is headed by London, followed by New …
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The Safest Cities In The World

Tokyo named the world’s safest city, according to The Economist’s 2015 Safe Cities Index, followed by Singapore and Osaka in second and third position respectively. Barcelona in 15th position and Madrid 21st, the only two Spanish cities to make the top 50 list.  Here are the factors it ranks 50 cities on: Digital security — …
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World’s Most Visited Cities

London has topped the list as the destination of choice for international travelers for the third time in four years, according to the annual MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index of the 132 most traveled cities from around the world. Bangkok itself slipped to second, after political unrest in the country discouraged international visitors, followed by Paris …
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Cities of Opportunity index

London has finished top of PwC’s Cities of Opportunity index for the first time, followed by New York and Singapore, according to the Cities of Opportunity report published by PwC together with The Partnership for New York City. Now in its sixth year, the index analyzes the top 30 capitals of finance, commerce and culture. Madrid held on …
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The 2013 Global Innovation 1000: Navigating the Digital Future

Booz & Company’s latest study shows R&D spending level is the highest ever; also explores which digital innovation tools really make a difference. Year after year, Booz & Company’s annual Global Innovation 1000 study has demonstrated that it is not how much companies spend on research and development that determines success—what really matters is how …
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The 2012 Global Innovation 1000: Making Ideas Work

The early stages of innovation can be challenging. But Booz & Company’s annual study of R&D spending reveals that successful innovators bring clarity to a process often described as fuzzy and vague. Year after year, Booz & Company’s annual Global Innovation 1000 study has demonstrated that it is not how much companies spend on research …
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The 2011 Global Innovation 1000: Why Culture is Key

Booz & Company’s annual study shows that spending more on R&D won’t drive results. The most crucial factors are strategic alignment and a culture that supports innovation. Year after year, certain companies succeed in producing innovative new products and services, and in so doing generate superior financial results. As Booz & Company’s annual Global Innovation …
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Culture in the EU27

How many writers and artists are there in the EU? Has the price of cultural goods and services increased more than the average over recent years? Answers to these questions on culture and many more can be found in Eurostat’s publication, “Cultural Statistics.” The publication includes chapters on cultural employment, enterprises and external trade, cultural …
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