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How impact investing brings solar power to Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa suffers from a lack of energy infrastructure. Increasingly, those without access to the energy grid are relying on solar power for lighting. As part of her MSc in Sustainability and Social Innovation at HEC Paris, Mónica Moncayo Escobar wrote a dissertation on how these Pay-As-You-Go energy solutions are being financed through impact investments.

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The largest international accounting firms have no trouble attracting applicants despite the (...)

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In our connected world, hardly any consumer would imagine making a purchase, online or even (...)

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As far removed as they seem to be from executive boardrooms, civil rights campaigners and (...)

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Households are notoriously unsophisticated investors, with low financial literacy; and yet, banks (...)

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Innovation & Entrepreneurship3 May 2016

How knowledge can stimulate but also impede creativity

An insightful study provides a response to the long-standing question of why people's creativity (...)

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In a new study, Adrien Matray and Oliver Dessaint reveal that in the aftermath of hurricanes (...)

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Jeremy Ghez, Affiliate Professor of Economics and International Affairs at HEC Paris won with the (...)

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