We publish analysis, forecasts and data that are instantly accessible and continuously updated. The world's leading organisations rely on our website and databases to keep them constantly informed about what is happening around the world now and what it will look like tomorrow.
Our in-house team of experts and our global network of contributors allows us to cover over 200 countries in great detail.Learn more
The EIU provides its dataset and forecast numbers as part of our regular reports and as separate web-based solutions.Learn more
We have developed a range of services that help organisations to better understand current trends and future developments in their industry and within their priority markets. Six industries are covered: Automotive, Consumer Goods, Energy, Financial Services, Healthcare and Technology.Learn more
We offer a unique range of highly respected and reliable services to help you assess and minimise the risks facing your business around the world. Our risk models and early-warning systems can identify potential threats and opportunities to manage your operational and financial exposure.Learn more
Worldwide Cost of Living
This unique survey incorporates straightforward comparative cost of living indices between a base city and one or more host cities of your choice where a general index is supplied and individual category indices for different sub-baskets are also represented. All prices and underlying scores are also supplied. Indices can be individually tailored in a variety of user-friendly ways: from choosing exchange rates to omitting items or series. Data is comprehensive and covers over 400 individual price points across 160 products and services in over 140 cities in 92 countries.Learn more
Economic, Political and Socio-demographic Forecasting
Bespoke Modelling and Scenario Analysis
Country and City Forecasting
Identify Market Opportunities
Our clients ask us to solve problems that are specific to them. Whether it is deciding which Latin American country will provide the best operating environment for a logistics business, predicting which cities in China will emerge in the coming years to have the most favourable income levels and socio-demographics for a specific consumer product or assessing distribution channels in Africa for construction equipment, we can help.
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We are the global public policy practice of The Economist Intelligence Unit, providing evidence-based research for policy makers and key stakeholders seeking measurable outcomes.Learn more
Through our data-driven approach, EIU Consumer helps consumer-facing organisations identify growth opportunities, assess market potential and support market entry. Our services also extend to management consultancy through our sister company, EIU Canback.Learn more
Economist Corporate Network
Success in business is not just what you know but who you know. The Economist Corporate Network (ECN) combines both.
Harnessing the world-leading reputation and convening power of The Economist Group, we offer members-only executive forums in Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
In regular briefings, roundtable discussions and large events, our experts deliver our insights on the economic, political and business trends of today’s high-growth markets. Members include top-tier multinationals, as well as up-and-coming regional and national players.
Director level or above
Meetings every year