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OECD Skills Outlook 2015: Youth, Skills and Employability

More than 35 million young people, aged 16-29, across OECD countries are neither employed nor in education or training (NEET). Overall, young people are twice as likely as prime-age workers to be unemployed. Governments need to do more to give young people a good start to their working lives and help them find work, according …
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2015 Alumni Perspectives Survey Report

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) surveyed more than 12,000 graduate business school alumni from more than 230 graduate business programs at 71 participating universities in 16 locations across the globe. The results presented in the 2015 Alumni Perspectives Survey Report offer a global snapshot of employment and career progression for graduate business alumni representing …
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Juniper Networks Global Bandwidth Index

Juniper Networks commissioned Wakefield Research to survey 5,500 adults in nine countries. The study surveyed consumers in Australia, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States. It also sampled consumers in Brazil, China, India and South Africa. Key finding of the studies include: Personal Advancement vs. Personal Convenience: For people in developing countries, connected …
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2015 Third-Party Logistics Study

Capgemini Consulting jointly with Penn State University and Penske Logistics has published the “2015 Third-Party Logistics Study: the state of logistics outsourcing.” The study examines the global outsourced marketplace of shippers and 3PLs in the logistics industry. The report suggests that innovation lies ahead but industry must catch up with expectations. The study is based …
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Nielsen’s Global Survey on Corporate Social Responsibility

Nowadays, people increasingly believe that it’s everyone’s responsibility to protect the environment and to give back to our society. And, more and more, consumers expect companies to do one the same. But are consumers really willing to pay more for products and services that come from companies that engage in actions that further some social …
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PISA 2012 Results: Students and Money

The OECD PISA 2012 “Students and Money: Financial Literacy Skills for the 21st Century” results examines 15-year-old students’ performance in financial literacy in the 18 countries and economies. According to the study around one in seven students are unable to make even simple decisions about everyday spending, and only one in ten can solve complex …
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Executing Growth: EY’s 2014 Africa Attractiveness Survey

Africa’s share of global foreign direct investment (FDI) projects has reached the highest level in a decade, according to this report by Ernst & Young. The report combines an analysis of international investment into Africa since 2003, with a 2014 survey of over 500 global business leaders about their views on the potential of the …
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Europeans in 2014

To coincide with the forthcoming European Parliament elections, the European Commission has just published a Special Eurobarometer survey titled “Europeans 2014”. The survey provides a snapshot of current public opinion on the economic outlook in Europe and the future of the EU. The responses show that optimism and trust are on the rise. Here are …
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Are Think Tanks Transparent?

Transparify has just published the results of a survey of 169 think tanks in 47 countries worldwide. Its aim is to provide think tanks committed to intellectual independence and excellence in research with a tool for signaling to policy makers, the media and the public that they deserve their trust and respect. Out of the …
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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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