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The Democracy Index 2018

The latest edition of the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Democracy Index reveals that despite a growing disillusionment with formal political institutions, political participation is on the rise in almost every region around the world, with the population being spurred into political action. The Index – which assesses the global state of democracy in 2018 – …
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Industries in 2019

The world’s major industries are all set for further growth in 2019, but there are some worrying risks. “Industries in 2019” examines examine the top five global risks affecting six key industry sectors: automotive, consumer goods and retail, energy, financial services, healthcare, and telecoms. The report analyses what to expect for 2019, focusing on how …
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Industries in 2014

Having polled 647 business executives worldwide, this annual report published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is announcing better prospects in the coming months for the six key industries (Automotive, Consumer Goods and Retail, Energy, Financial Services, Healthcare and Telecommunications). The findings of the survey point to an imminent recovery in the developed countries, driven by the resurgence of …
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How Fast Are European Companies Adapting To Change?

“The Challenge of Speed: Driving Slow in the Fast Lane”. The report looks at how well European companies are responding to the dual challenge of enhancing agility and speed and what steps they should take to raise their game. The study, based on a survey of 461 senior European executives from a wide variety of …
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Global Fraud Report 2012

The Annual Global Fraud Survey, commissioned by Kroll Advisory Solutions and carried out by the Economist Intelligence Unit, polled 839 senior executives worldwide from a board range of industries and functions in July and August 2012. Over half (52 percent) of participants represent companies with annual revenues of over $500m. Respondents this year included 28 …
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Emerging mHealth: Paths for growth

In this PwC-commissioned report from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), patients, doctors and payers share their views on mHealth. Find out what they told, and learn more about the potential of mobile health in developed and emerging markets, the challenges, and the impact on stakeholders. The report is available to download from the PwC website.  

The Future of Technology Disruption in Business

Ricoh Europe and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) are launching an in-depth report titled, “The Future of Technology Disruption in Business”. The study provides business leaders with a unique insight into the ways technology will change organisations between now and 2020. The report reveals that the development of existing technologies will continue to significantly influence …
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Global Fraud Report 2010

  Kroll has worked together with the Economist Intelligence Unit to publish the latest edition of the Kroll Annual Fraud Report. This year’s study shows that the amount lost by business to fraud rose from $1.4m to $1.7m per billion dollars of sales in the past 12 months. That means that 88 percent of companies …
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Emerging Heroes

A new study by the consultancy firm Ernst & Young provides an overview of the strategies and actions of companies operating in the increasingly important emerging markets. The study is based on a survey of 547 companies operating in 47 emerging markets across the globe. The full report is available to download from the Ernst …
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Up or out: Next move for the modern expatriate

Four in five executives believe that an assignment in a “major emerging market” aids career progression, according to the recent report from the Economist Intelligence Unit, “Up or Out: Next Move for the Modern Expatriate.” Below are just some of the report’s key findings: -High demand for overseas postings, especially from among junior staff, has …
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