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Cyclicality, coronavirus and consumers of the Luxury Industry
Society

Cyclicality, coronavirus and consumers of the Luxury Industry

by Ashok Som

Ashok Som explains the impact that coronavirus could have on the luxury industry.

TOP RESEARCH Does going to business school turn you into a more selfish person?
Society

Does going to business school turn you into a more selfish person?

by Karoline Strauss

Does studying economics make people more selfish? And if so, what role do business schools have to play in shaping the values of our future leaders? Karoline Strauss, Professor of Management at ESSEC Business School, shares her research on how and when business education can produce greater levels of selfishness – or not.

TOP RESEARCH It’s not what you are, it’s the way that you’re primed to see it: Beauty and its impact on consumer behavior
Society

It’s not what you are, it’s the way that you’re primed to see it: Beauty and its impact on consumer behavior

by Raphaëlle Butori

Raphaëlle Butori, Professor of Marketing at ESSEC Business School, shares her research on how our behavior and self-conception is affected when faced with a member of the opposite sex. From the research paper The impact of visual exposure to a physically attractive other on self-presentation by Prof. Raphaëlle Butori and Béatrice Parguel, Researcher, CNRS.

The inside-out US election: Who will make history?
Communication

The inside-out US election: Who will make history?

by Estefania Santacreu-Vasut

As the world gears up to the forthcoming 3rd debate in the US Presidential election campaign, Estefania Santacreu-Vasut, Professor of Economics at ESSEC Business School and expert on gender equality in business and finance, looks into women in power and taps into the strategies used by US election candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to instill their identity among voters.

Women and the web: virtual networks and giving value to expertise
Communication

Women and the web: virtual networks and giving value to expertise

by Viviane De Beaufort

Viviane de Beaufort, tenure Prof. at ESSEC Business School and internationally recognized spokeswoman on law, economics and women’s entrepreneurship, looks into how women can use social networks and the web as windows for their professional expertise.