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TOP RESEARCH Entrepreneurship
Economy & Finance

Entrepreneurship

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

Entrepreneurship seems to be the trending topic and we constantly hear in the medias about success stories of famous people such as Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos or Bill Gates, among many others. But do we really know what is an entrepreneur? It seems that opinions on the subject are as many as the reasons that make an entrepreneur successful. The word "entrepreneurship" comes from the French verb "entreprendre" which means "to undertake". Therefore, we have to study further those key actors of the economy.

When Klimt Becomes Klint: On Marginality and Innovation
Arts and Entertainment

When Klimt Becomes Klint: On Marginality and Innovation

by Stoyan Sgourev

Stoyan Sgourev, professor at ESSEC Business School, analyses recent exhibition at the Guggenheim about Hilma af Klint, the Swedish painter too often mixed up with Klimt, and what this exhibition reveals about the evolution of art.

Value-Added Statements: A Powerful Communication Tool
Economy & Finance

Value-Added Statements: A Powerful Communication Tool

by Adrián Zicari

Explanations by accounting professor Adrián Zicari on value-added statement, and its assets for a firm and its stakeholders.

Anticipating in a World of Uncertainty: How to Responsibly Innovate?
Innovation

Anticipating in a World of Uncertainty: How to Responsibly Innovate?

by Xavier Pavie

In a world of growing uncertainty, what are the key elements for responsible innovation?

HOW SMART IS SMART BETA INVESTING?
Economy & Finance

HOW SMART IS SMART BETA INVESTING?

by Sofia Ramos

Listen to this new podcast in which professor Sofia Ramos explains what smart beta investing is all about.

ADAPTING TO THE NEW RISK LANDSCAPE: IS CYBER INSURABLE?
Economy & Finance

ADAPTING TO THE NEW RISK LANDSCAPE: IS CYBER INSURABLE?

by Marie Kratz

At the question “are cyber risks insurable”, Dr. Michael Dacorogna replied: “Is that really the question? Isn’t the real question “How are insurers going to insure it?”

HOW CAN DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION BE A SOURCE OF INNOVATION AND PERFORMANCE?
VIDEO

HOW CAN DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION BE A SOURCE OF INNOVATION AND PERFORMANCE?

by Junko Takagi

Why should firms capitalize on diversity in order to achieve their outcomes?

From Antagonism to Partnership: What if Corporates and Startups Decided to Work Together?
Opinion

From Antagonism to Partnership: What if Corporates and Startups Decided to Work Together?

by Steven Seggie

What does it take to become partners?

GIVE ME MORE! COLLATERAL VERSUS SCREENING IN LENDING RELATIONSHIPS
Economy & Finance

GIVE ME MORE! COLLATERAL VERSUS SCREENING IN LENDING RELATIONSHIPS

by Artashes Karapetyan

How do banks adjust when faced with a sudden rise in capital requirements?

Research in Experimental Economics at ESSEC Business School
VIDEO

Research in Experimental Economics at ESSEC Business School

by Radu Vranceanu

Professor of economics Radu Vranceanu talks about the difference between economics and experimental economics

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