Trade and Innovation

July 24, 2018

The generation currently finishing their education has great potential. However, their ability to realise their potential is being threatened.

May 31, 2018

As China's economic development enters a new normal, accelerating the supply-side structural reform has become an important task and main axis of its economic development.

May 4, 2018

On March 4, 2018, Italians went to the polls to elect their next government.  In the midst of economic, social and demographic upheaval, parties across the political spectrum aimed to capture the mood of a disgruntled electorate.  With the populist Five Star Movement and anti-immigrant League on the rise

April 4, 2018

Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to transform economies and touch virtually every aspect of our lives in the coming years.

April 1, 2018

Climate change remains a serious threat to human health, and healthcare organizations in California, across the U.S., and globally can be catalysts in creating a climate-smart future.

June 28, 2016

This report summarizes final conclusions from a multi-year "Sweden in Global Value Chains" research study.

June 23, 2016

Increasing the de minimis threshold (DMT) for imports in Canada would generate significant benefits for Canadians, finds a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. The report finds that raising the DMT would have positive effects for consumers and businesses, particularly small- and medium-sized businesses because the cost savings for smaller entities is disproportionately large.

April 1, 2016

This report leverages global value chain analysis to first ask the question "Where is Sweden competitive"; it then assess which nations are Sweden's main competitors.

January 20, 2016

This report assesses 56 countries on how their economic and trade policies contribute to and detract from innovation globally.

December 2, 2015

The annual Legatum Prosperity Index™ ranks 142 countries across eight categories: the Economy, Entrepreneurship & Opportunity; Governance; Education; Health; Safety & Security; Personal Freedom; and Social Capital.