HEC in the Press

Pfizer Who? Health-Care Deals Bounce Back From Inversion Scare

Bloomberg, 28 April 2016

With $40 billion in new health-care deals announced on Thursday 28th April, Tomasz Michalski, professor of economics at HEC Paris, underlines that: "Large mergers & acquisitions is likely to continue in the coming months, not only in health care but also in other sectors".

Why you should ignore feedback (sometimes)

BBC Capital, 26 April 2016

When does customer feedback become too much for businesses? “You can definitely be trained on how to sift through all this information and how to make decisions with or without it”, says Shirish Srivastava, associate professor of operations management and information technology at HEC Paris.

Severity of punishment doesn't affect crime rates, new research says

Bloomberg, 25 April 2016

New research by HEC Paris professor of management and human resources, Michel Lander, suggests that the potential punishment for a crime does not effect the chance of it being carried out.

Long-term prison sentences and capital punishment do not reduce crime rates, says study

The Mirror, 25 April 2016

Groundbreaking research by HEC Paris professor of managament and human resources, Michel Lander, suggests that crime rates and the severity of their punishments are not necessarily linked.

Great MBAs are cheap in Europe right now

Quartz, 19 April 2016

Not only has the European MBA been rising in prestige for number of years, it is also getting cheaper. “People are seeing higher potential returns to European programs than before”, underlines Peter Todd, Dean of HEC Paris.

51 HEC Paris students visit Qatar as part of school trip exchange programme

The Peninsular, 19 April 2016

The students visited Tornado Tower, where HEC Paris has its headquarters in the Gulf, and met Professor Laoucine Kerbache, Dean of the school in Qatar.

Wharton Is Partnering Google, Microsoft, JPMorgan To Explore Big Data's Future

Business Because, 18 April 2016

The HEC Paris MBA has been in partnership with IBM France to offer courses on Big Data and its role in business for a number of years. Now, others are following in its footsteps.

Liquidia Technologies Names Dr. Mike A. Royal Senior Vice President, Clinical Development

PR News Wire, 18 April 2016

Dr Mike Royal, graduate of the TRIUM EMBA program, has been named Senior Vice President of Liquida Technologies.

The 10 top London bankers you’ve never heard of

E Financial Careers, 13 April 2016

HEC Paris alumnus Marco Dion comes 4th in this list of the biggest rising stars in the banking industry.

France Inc. Darling Macron Loved No More as Orange Deal Fails

Bloomberg, 5 April 2016

“At the end of the day he’s a politician”, underlines Tomasz Michalski, Professor of Decision Sciences at HEC Paris, on Emmanuel Macron, the current Minister of the Economy, Industry and Digital Affairs.