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The Future of Jobs Report 2018

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is interacting with other socio-economic and demographic factors to create a perfect storm of business model change in all industries, resulting in major disruptions to labour markets. New categories of jobs will emerge, partly or wholly displacing others. The skill sets required in both old and new occupations will change in …
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Global Economic Prospects, June 2018: The Turning of the Tide?

The World Bank has just published the report “Global Economic Prospects, June 2018: The Turning of the Tide?”. Global growth has eased but remains robust, although with downside risks. The possibility of financial market stress, escalating trade protectionism and heightened geopolitical tensions continue to cloud the outlook. Financial market stress could arise as a result …
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Global Economic Prospects, January 2018: Broad-Based Upturn, but for How Long?

The World Bank has just published the report “Global Economic Prospects, January 2018: Broad-Based Upturn, but for How Long?”. The World Bank forecasts global economic growth to edge up to 3.1 percent in 2018 after a much stronger-than-expected 2017, as the recovery in investment, manufacturing, and trade continues. Growth in advanced economies is expected to …
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The Chinese Consumer in 2030

The Economist Intelligence Unit has just published the report “The Chinese consumer in 2030.” According to the study, the Chinese consumer has finally come of age. The traditional drivers of China’s economy, investment and exports, are struggling, but the country’s consumers keep spending. Private consumption is now the main driver of economic growth in China, …
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New Product: Statista

The IESE Library now has access to Statista, one of the world’s largest statistics, research & market data platforms with access to more than 1.5 million statistics, forecasts, studies, dossiers and infographics on 80.000 topics from more than 18,000 sources. A brief overview of Statista: • More than 1 million statistics from over 18,000 sources …
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Employment Outlook 2015

The OECD has just published the “Employment Outlook 2015.” According to the study the jobs recovery is slowly gathering pace, but employment will remain well below pre-crisis levels in many countries, especially in Europe, through to the end of 2016. The study forecasts that unemployment in the 34 OECD countries is projected to continue declining …
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Tourism Highlights 2015

UNWTO has just published Tourism Highlights 2015. The report presents a concise overview of international tourism in the world based on the results for the year 2014. According to the study an ever-increasing number of destinations worldwide have opened up to, and invested in tourism, turning it into a key driver of socio-economic progress through …
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IMF World Economic Outlook – October 2014 Update

The IMF has just released the latest World Economic Outlook(WEO), “Legacies, Clouds, Uncertainties.” According to the report a weak and uneven global economic recovery continues, but reflecting different evolutions across various countries and regions. The IMF growth forecasts for the world economy has been revised downward to 3.3 percent for this year, 0.4 percentage point …
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All You Need to Know About the Global Motorcycles Market

MarketLine has just published the report “Motorcycles,” which provides data on the market’s size (in this case, the global market includes Asia-Pacific, Europe, France, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom and United States), value and volume between 2009 and 2013, as well as forecasts to 2018. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis …
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Imagining the Web in 2025

The Pew Research Center has just published the report “Digital Life in 2025”. The report explores what life on the internet could be like in the US in 2025. Based on predictions from over 2,500 experts, the report’s findings include the following forecasts: -The “Internet of Things”, a global and automated network computer environment employing …
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