See below for additional thoughts, analysis, and insights across a broad range of topics from the Office of the Chief Economist.
Directors Quarterly: October 2021
Our CEO Outlook, the U.S. economic forecast, climate on the board agenda, board effectiveness, proxy season, diversity disclosure, and more.
Inflation within Consumer & Retail
Transitory or sustained?
Directors Quarterly: July 2021
The inflation question, cybersecurity oversight, the keys to workforce well-being, views on how to innovate boards, and more.
Directors Quarterly: April 2021
The U.S. economic outlook, how internal auditors are adjusting to changing risk profiles, findings from our director pulse survey, and more.
Perspectives from the Office of the Chief Economist
An excerpt from KPMG 2021 Thriving in an AI World
Economic growth projected for 2021
Matt Kramer and Ken Kim discuss growth opportunities and strategies for the Consumer & Retail industry based on February retail sales data.
Consumer spending slingshots as retail sales surge
Scott Rankin and Ken Kim discuss growth opportunities and strategies for the Consumer & Retail industry based on March retail sales data.