Our work focuses on:
Improving lives by accelerating medical research and promoting wellness and prevention.
Promoting effective financial markets that foster entrepreneurship and economic growth.
Identifying factors and public policies that drive job creation and increase regional prosperity.

We evaluate policies and practices to allow older workers to magnify the success of China, India, Japan, Singapore, and South Korea.

While large businesses have resumed international trade at levels seen before the financial crisis, small- and medium-sized enterprises have not fared as well. For these firms growth is impeded by the limited availability of bank loans to finance trade.

Our inaugural report delivers a comprehensive and effective data-driven framework for highlighting the economic performance of Chinese cities at prefecture level and above.


You'll find an explanation for why the gender gap in pay persists in spite of decisive gains in women's skills and experience, two new sorts of financial derivatives to manage risk and increase capital for drug development, and much more.

September 17 - 18, 2015

As the prominence of the region in setting the global agenda continues to emerge, this invitation-only summit focuses on demographic trends, trade relationships and capital flows that will define the region’s future.

September 30, 2015

We will explore the rising cost of education in the second program of our series with Southern California Public Radio, “Rescuing the California Dream: Policies for an Affordable Future.” 

October 12 - 13, 2015

What's ahead for Europe and the global economy? Find out what many of the world's most prominent opinion makers, executives, investors and philanthropists have to say at our London Summit. 

November 1 - 3, 2015

Convening leaders with the experience, creativity and motivation needed to transform the medical research system.

April 26 - 29, 2015

Leaders from around the globe convened at Global Conference to explore solutions to pressing challenges in financial markets, industry sectors, health, government and education.