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The Impact of Rising Inflation on Businesses and Consumers

Lan Ha

Lan Ha

22 Mar 22

Inflation is now top of mind for economies, businesses and consumers alike. Rising prices affect consumer purchasing power, while resulting in changes in their spending and shopping behaviour. Growing production costs due to higher raw materials and transportation prices, being coupled with shifting consumer behaviour, mean companies now need to adjust their strategies in order to retain customers, profit margins and growth momentum.

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Tracking the Global Economic Recovery

An Hodgson

An Hodgson

3 Dec 20

China will be the only major economy to grow in 2020, having suffered the economic effects of COVID-19 much earlier than many other countries. In fact, this recovery will benefit the global economy at large - for example, Germany's automotive…

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Events and Risk Factors Weighing on Global Economy

Daniel Solomon

Daniel Solomon

29 Oct 20

Coronavirus second waves, vaccine production and the upcoming US elections are all weighing in on global economic outlooks. Currently, China is the only major economy expected to have positive growth in 2020, but that recovery experience isn't…

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Global Wealth Outlook in 2020

An Hodgson

An Hodgson

23 Dec 19

Global macroeconomic conditions have a huge correlation and impact on income and wealth gains of ultra-high net worth, high net worth, and affluent individuals. Businesses seeking to win the high net worth market will need to understand how global…

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Behind the Data: Strategic vs. Tactical Research

Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International

12 Apr 19

We live in a time of information overload and it’s showing no sign of slowing down. How can businesses possibly sift through the noise to understand the long-term impact of current and future trends? Mike Jozwick and Lee Linthicum help us understand…

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Behind the Data: Building a Survey

Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International

10 Apr 19

When you think of market research, you probably think of surveys. But how do you go about building one? We sit down with Survey Manager Lisa Holmes to ask questions about asking questions. Lisa breaks down survey methodology, offers tips on how to…