IMD World Talent Report 2015

The 2015 IMD World Talent Ranking is led by Switzerland, Denmark, Luxembourg, Norway and Netherlands (first to fifth respectively). Finland reaches the sixth place followed by Germany (seventh), Canada (eighth), Belgium (ninth) and Singapore (tenth).

On November 18, 2015, IMD announced its second edition of the annual World Talent Report. The report covers all 61 countries that are part of the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook.

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IMD World Talent Report 2015

The IMD World Talent Ranking focuses on three main categories - investment/development, appeal and readiness - which in turn are derived from a much broader range of factors. These include education, apprenticeship, employee training, brain-drain, cost of living, worker motivation, quality of life, language skills, remuneration and tax rates.

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"Pure economic power and talent don't always go hand-in-hand. The key attribute among all the countries that rank highly in our standings is agility, as shown in their capacity to shape policies that preserve their talent pipeline" said Professor Arturo Bris, Director of the IMD World Competitiveness Center.

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IMD World Talent Report 2014

The IMD World Competitiveness Center had published the first edition of the IMD World Talent Report in October 2014.

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IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook - Rankings 2015

Top 3 are US, Hong Kong and Singapore! "A general analysis of the 2015 ranking shows that top countries are going back to the basics," said Professor Arturo Bris, Director of the IMD World Competitiveness Center.

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IMD World Competitiveness Center: Competitiveness Programs

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