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The Economic Impact of Bike Sharing in European Cities

In some European cities, it’s passé to own a bicycle. The preferred way of getting around town may still be on two wheels, but the bikes are likely to belong to a public bike-sharing system. Pioneers of the idea from the mid 1960s would be amazed. Although there had been various attempts to launch bike-sharing …
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IESE Cities in Motion Index 2019

The IESE Cities in Motion Index (CIMI) is an index that aims to evaluate cities in relation to the nine dimensions that we consider key: human capital, social cohesion, the economy, governance, the environment, mobility and transportation, urban planning, international outreach, and technology. It is an index of cities that is objective, comprehensive, wide-ranging and …
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Travel and Logistics: Data Drives the Race for Customers

The report analyzes data from 15 European countries to better understand emerging travel industry technology and customer needs in the travel and logistics sectors. What can companies in this space do to respond to shifts and sharpen their digitization strategies? The report is available from the McKinsey website.

Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers

The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with Strategy&, has published the third phase of the report “Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers: Develop the Innovation Model.” The study explores the intertwined relationship between globalization and innovation as Chinese companies expand overseas. How to create effective innovation models? What innovation strategies are used by the leading …
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2015 Insurance M&A Outlook

Now that the insurance sector has come through the financial crisis and many companies are on better financial footing, C-suites and boards of directors are placing renewed attention on the quest for profitable growth. While growing organically is proving difficult, the strategy to deploy available capital to M&A continues to accelerate. This report by Deloitte …
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Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers

The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with Strategy&, has published the report, “Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers: Tackle the Operational Challenges”, based on the results of a survey of 125 leading Chinese multinationals. Despite the global crisis, Corporate China continues its push for globalization, currently ranking third in the world for outward FDI. In …
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