HEC in the Press

Employees who are given autonomy are more creative - but be careful

Inc.com, 1 March 2018

Excessive autonomy can lead to a lack of coordination, says HEC Professor Tomasz Obloj. 

Gun Control In America: Why This Time It Could Be Different

forbes.com, 27 February 2018

HEC Paris Professor Jeremy Ghez explains why the killing of 17 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School could change the deal of gun control in America. 

Where do the top fashion brands shop for talent?

retailinasia.com, 22 February 2018

In order to burnish their reputations as employers and recruit top talent, leading luxury houses are developing formal programmes with the best universities. Kering and LVMH have both signed partneships with HEC Paris. 

Debate: On secularism in the 21st century

theconversation.com, 21 February 2018

Jeremy Ghez,  Professor of Economics and International Affairs at HEC Paris, discusses secularism today in France and the American attitude towards it. 

Employers should disclose sexual harassment claims, says academic

personneltoday.com, 19 February 2018

Matteo Winkler, professor of tax and law at business school HEC Paris, discusses how forcing employers to declare how much they had paid to settle sexual harassment claims could encourage them to act on the issue at a roundtable discussion on the hidden costs of sexual harassment in London last week

The HEC Paris MBA Is Attracting Students Seeking Career Opportunities In Africa

businessbecause.com, 16 February 2018

HEC Paris is poised to be a driving force in Africa's future, with more than 600 alumni living in Africa and another 250 African students currently enrolled on campus.

Ten Thousand Laid-Off Workers Later, Sam’s Club “Transforms” Its Business

fastcompany.com, 15 February 2018

Michael Segalla, Professor of Management at HEC Paris, discusses approaches to labor relations and layoffs in relation to Sam's Club's 'business transformation.'

Brief encounters: the man changing Europe’s underwear

ft.com, 15 February 2018

After graduating from HEC Paris,  Guillaume Gibault founded his company, Le Slip Francais, specialising in men's underwear. The company has become a great success, generating sales worth €13.1m last year.

FIND MBA Updates Top 10 Lists by Specialization for 2018

find-mba.com, 12 February 2018

Find MBA has updated its Top 10 Lists by Specialization for 2018. HEC Paris is one of the leaders in these, appearing in 5 lists.

Why transnational lists matter for EU democracy

euractiv.com, 7 February 2018

Alberto Alemanno, Jean Monnet Professor of EU Law at HEC Paris, discusses the importance of transnational lists in EU democracy.