Stories by EIU

The App Gap Index

The EIU created the App Gap Index to measure market potential to deliver three services—healthcare, education and banking—via mobile broadband, in 20 countries. 

Worldwide Cost of Living 2014

According to this EIU report, Singapore claims the title of the world's most expensive city. The report is based on EIU's bi-annual survey that compares more than 400 individual prices across 160 products and services.   

The Rise of China

This report from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) examines and discusses some of China’s key economic trends in a global and historical context that will lead them to become the major global economy.  In the 1980s, Japan was considered the future of Asia. A lot has changed since then.

Outlook of Industries in 2014

This report from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) makes predictions about developments in our six key industries:  Financial Services, Automotive, Consumer Goods and Retail, Energy, Healthcare, and Telecommunications.

The Internet of Things: A Quiet Revolution Gathers Pace

This report from EIU, sponsored by ARM, covers the latest development on Internet of Things (IoT) from a global perspective. The report is based on a survey conducted in June 2013.  With over a decade of maturing, the world is finally catching up to the importance of the IoT.