Articles

Social & societal trends and issues15 April 2013

Racial prejudice: “My Culture Made Me Do It”

Many people seem to experience uncontrollable prejudices against visible minorities. According to (...)

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Social & societal trends and issues15 November 2012

“Double jeopardy” - How the market penalizes the poorest

Poor households, already subject to severe financial constraints, suffer further collateral damage (...)

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Social & societal trends and issues15 September 2012

Public health: How to encourage people to lead a healthier lifestyle

To fight against health problems like obesity, smoking, and alcohol abuse, governments are (...)

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Social & societal trends and issues15 October 2010

Impact of Social Movements on Financial Institutions

Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) have been carving out a niche in French financial markets (...)

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Social & societal trends and issues28 February 2009

The Impact of Religion on Risk-Taking in the United States

Companies’ aversion to risk is strongly linked to the level of religiousness of the community in (...)

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Human Resources Management15 October 2008

Women Have to Choose Between Motherhood and Auditing

Key Ideas • The ‘up or out ’model prevents mothers fro moving up in the company hierarchy • Women (...)

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