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The economic impact of closing the racial wealth gap

– The persistent racial wealth gap in the United States is a burden on black Americans as well as the overall economy. New research quantifies the impact of closing the gap and identifies key sources of this socioeconomic inequity.
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What executives are reading in 2019

– Time to restock your shelves? We asked leaders of some of the world’s biggest organizations to share the books they look forward... to reading or revisiting.
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The public sector gets serious about customer experience

– As public expectations rise, government agencies are doubling down on improving service delivery to delight their customers.
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More than values: The value-based sustainability reporting that investors want

– Nonfinancial reports helped stimulate the growth of sustainable investing. Now investors are questioning current reporting practices—and... calling for changes that executives and board members must understand.

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The Chinese luxury consumer

– If you’re in luxury goods and services, China is the story.
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Can artificial intelligence help society as much as it helps business?

– The answer is yes—but only if leaders start embracing technological social responsibility (TSR) as a new business imperative... for the AI era.
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Demystifying dealmaking: Lessons from M&A veterans

– Two longtime experts in mergers and acquisitions describe what works—and what doesn’t—in corporate dealmaking,... including how to approach the role of activist investors.
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Five Fifty: Lost in translation

– Hire as many data scientists as you can find—you’ll still be lost without translators to connect analytics with real... business value.

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Asia’s future is now

– Asia is on track to top 50 percent of global GDP by 2040 and drive 40 percent of the world’s consumption, representing a... real shift in the world’s center of gravity.
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The future of work in America: People and places, today and tomorrow

– The health of local economies today will affect their ability to adapt and thrive in the automation age.
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China and the world: Inside the dynamics of a changing relationship

– The relationship between China and the rest of the world is changing, and a great deal of value could be at stake depending on... whether there is more or less engagement. Businesses will need to adjust to the uncertainty ahead.
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The future of women at work: Transitions in the age of automation

– Concerted and creative new solutions are needed to enable women to seize new opportunities in the automation age; without them,... women may fall further behind in the world of work.

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