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"Find your voice and take back your power!" a book on Citizen Lobbying by Alberto Alemanno

13 April 2017

Many democratic societies are experiencing a crisis of faith. We cast our votes and a few of us even run for office, but our supposedly representative governments seem driven by the interests of big business, powerful individuals and wealthy lobby groups.  All the while the world’s problems – like climate change, Big Data, corporate greed, the rise of nationalist movements – seem more (...)

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HEC Paris Professor Giada Di Stefano received three prizes from the prestigious Strategic Management Society

7 October 2016

Giada Di Stefano, Professor of Strategy scooped up 3 prizes at the annual conference in Berlin organized by the Strategic Management Society  (SMS) in September 2016. Her article “Narrative construction during strategic change: A dynamic perspective” was received the Best Paper Award in the domain of Strategy Process, as well as one of the five finalists for the Best Paper Award across (...)

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Becoming a Managing Director

2 September 2016

A new study conducted in the financial industry by Roxana Barbulescu, Associate Professor at HEC Paris and Joanna Zapior, Managing Director in the capital markets arm of a Top 5 bank in Toronto, advises that transparency, accountability, and managerial support are key factors to consider for companies willing to give equal chances to men and women who want to reach the top levels of the (...)

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“Fact Impact Planet” awarded Best Pedagogical Initiative by HEC Foundation

16 June 2016

HEC Paris Professor Florian HOOS, Academic Director and Lise PENILLARD, Executive Director of the MSc in Sustainability and Social Innovation were awarded the HEC Foundation prize for the best educational initiative for the success of their FACT IMPACT PLANET program. A six-months intercultural learning expedition which has truly inspired hundreds of students by giving them real-life (...)

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Professor Cathy Yang lands prestigious Paul E. Green Award for best article in the Journal of Marketing Research

4 May 2016

Dr. Cathy Liu Yang, Assistant Professor at HEC Paris, has won the Paul E. Green Award for her article “A Bounded Rationality Model of Information Search and Choice in Preference Measurement”, published in the April 2015 issue of the Journal of Marketing Research.

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Sebastian Becker, one of the top 40 professors shaping business education

26 April 2016

Sebastian Becker, Professor at the Accounting and Management Control department at HEC Paris; has been named by Poets&Quants as one of the "40 Most Outstanding B-School Profs Under 40 in the World". The listing recognizes educators from elite institutions who excel in both the classroom and research. For the survey, Poets & Quants  polled business school administration, (...)

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HEC Paris Professor Denis Gromb Named Associate Editor of The Rand Journal of Economics

12 April 2016

A senior HEC Paris professor Denis Gromb has been appointed Associate Editor of the Rand Journal of Economics . As its new editor, Gromb will oversee the publication’s support and encouragement of research in the behavior of regulated industries, the economic analysis of organizations, and more generally, applied microeconomics.

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HEC Paris Professor Olivier Chatain appointed Associate Editor of the SMJ

5 April 2016

The Strategic Management Journal  (SMJ) has named HEC Paris Professor Olivier Chatain as its new Associate Editor. The lecturer in Strategy and Business Policy will hold a leading role within the publication, currently the world’s leading mass impact journal for research in strategic management.

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"Academia can help you see things a different way", Federico Sturzenegger named HEC Honoris Causa Professor

31 March 2016

On Wednesday 23rd March, Professor Federico Sturzenegger, President of the Central Bank of Argentina and Professor at Torcuato Di Tella University was awarded the title of HEC Professor Honoris Causa. The award followed his lecture to HEC Paris students on "Seeing the invisible: how academia can help you see things a different way".

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USA 2020 - Using international politics to help drive a long-term business strategy

2 March 2016

The US 2016 election will mark an end to the Obama era and could potentially be a contest between two radically different visions of America for 2020. To help key decision-makers and senior executives  better understand the long-term dynamics shaping the business landscape in the United States and beyond, HEC Paris Executive Education has announced the launch of its USA 2020 program. The (...)

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