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VIDEO: “Uberization” and the rise of the service economy
Innovation

VIDEO: “Uberization” and the rise of the service economy

by Xavier Pavie

Professor Xavier Pavie takes three minutes to explain the concept of of “uberization” and our changing attitudes towards ownership.

VIDEO: For an entrepreneurial ecology
Sustainability

VIDEO: For an entrepreneurial ecology

by Fabrice Cavarretta

Fabrice Cavarretta, Professor of Management at ESSEC Business School, explains how a healthy economic ecosystem is like a tropical forest, containing a wide variety of actors who nourish the ecosystem in different ways.

Shareholder activism in France: the good, the bad, and the ugly
Sustainability

Shareholder activism in France: the good, the bad, and the ugly

by Viviane De Beaufort

Europe is far from the Far West, but according to Professor Viviane de Beaufort, Director of the European Center for Law and Economics (CEDE), shots have started flying!

TOP RESEARCH Learn About Creativity from the World’s Top Chefs
Innovation

Learn About Creativity from the World’s Top Chefs

by Marie-Léandre Gomez

How does creativity happen in organizations? New Research by Professor Marie-Leandre Gomez looks to understand the dynamics and complexities of the creative process through the prism of the haute cuisine industry.

Are CEOs Worth Their Sky-High Salary?
Leadership

Are CEOs Worth Their Sky-High Salary?

by Stefan Gröschl

Professor Stefan Groschl analyses three common assumptions about CEOs and their often sky-high salaries.

What role will platforms like Netflix play at the Cannes Film Festival?
Innovation

What role will platforms like Netflix play at the Cannes Film Festival?

by Serge Hayat

As new technologies, products, and channels of consumption throw the film industry into a period of transformation, will the Cannes film festival continue to be as important as it once was?

The Film Industry Can No Longer Escape its Digital Transformation
Innovation

The Film Industry Can No Longer Escape its Digital Transformation

by Judith Andres

Until now, the film industry has been more or less been able to shield itself from digital upheaval. But this year's festivals season, including Cannes, is offering us a glimpse of changes to come.

What Lessons can Family Businesses Learn from the Luxury Industry? Part 1
Strategy

What Lessons can Family Businesses Learn from the Luxury Industry? Part 1

by Ashok Som

Despite upheaval in the luxury industry over the last twenty years, families are still important for luxury innovation and brand management.

Political Risk vs. Economic Policy Risk: Which one really matters?
Economy & Finance

Political Risk vs. Economic Policy Risk: Which one really matters?

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

Giovanni Pagliardi, PhD student at ESSEC Business School, and Prof. François Longin, Prof. of Finance, share research on 32 countries and provide a ground-breaking decision-aid tool for international investment and development funds.

Philanthropists, think about the impact of your donations
Sustainability

Philanthropists, think about the impact of your donations

by Arthur Gautier

Arthur Gautier, Executive Director of the ESSEC Philanthropy Chair, explains how donors can take into account and improve the impact of their donations as he prepares to launch the MOOC La Philanthropie: Comprendre et Agir (in French).

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