THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS

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.

Sustainability Matters
Sustainability

Sustainability Matters

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

"It is hard to comprehend why we are collectively still moving too slowly"

Year of Innovation France-Singapore
Innovation

Year of Innovation France-Singapore

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

Singapore and France agreed to designate 2018 as the Year of Innovation (YOI) in a joint declaration on innovation

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.

5 Tips for Negotiating a Business Deal in Asia
Strategy

5 Tips for Negotiating a Business Deal in Asia

by Ta Wei Chao

Language barriers aside, negotiating an overseas business deal is a challenging endeavor. Cultural differences will impact your negotiation down the line. Here are five tips to hone your strategy and make your deal in Asia.

Data-Driven Knowledge Economy: 5 Big Changes for Companies
Innovation

Data-Driven Knowledge Economy: 5 Big Changes for Companies

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

In the 21st century, the global economy is evolving at an incredible rate and will transform the way companies are run.

Human Activity as the Core of Social Organizations
Leadership

Human Activity as the Core of Social Organizations

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

Portrait: ESSEC Distinguished Professor Philippe Lorino

Can Generation “Y” Change the Way we Think About Business?
Sustainability

Can Generation “Y” Change the Way we Think About Business?

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

The financial crisis brutally revealed that there was something fundamentally wrong with our current picture of business.

TOP RESEARCH Non Profits: Maximize Donations by Using the Right Appeal Scale
Sustainability

Non Profits: Maximize Donations by Using the Right Appeal Scale

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

Charities seeking donations all struggle with the problem of how much money they should ask for.

TOP RESEARCH What Really Makes Customers Feel Special?
Strategy

What Really Makes Customers Feel Special?

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

Not everyone responds to preferential treatment in the same way.

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