Technology and people: The great job-creating machine
Deloitte economists Ian Stewart, Debapratim De and Alex Cole study employment data from the last 144 years to assess how technological change has affected employment in England and Wales.
Reigniting Growth – the Chemical Reaction
Reigniting growth: Advanced Materials Systems describes a new approach for manufacturing sectors to pursue opportunities in large markets, enabled by materials technologies, wherein innovation moves beyond the frontier of new molecules and materials.
2015 Global chemical industry mergers and acquisitions outlook
Global chemical mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity is expected to increase further in 2015, building on a strong year of activity in 2014 that saw 635 M&A transactions with an aggregate value of US$77.8 billion. Companies are continuing to realign portfolios and pursue profitable inorganic growth opportunities. In addition, M&A interest is likely to be fuelled by stronger corporate balance sheets, liquid debt markets, and continued favourable interest rates.
2015 Global aerospace and defence sector financial performance study
This study analyses the top global 100 A&D companies or business units of industrial conglomerates with A&D business with reported revenue of more than US$500 million in 2014 with financial statements filed by 31 December, 2014 unless otherwise specified.