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Cutting-edge research: Sustainability, inclusion and purpose projects funded by Social Trends Institute
Three research projects – by Romain Boulongne and Pascual Berrone, together with Desirée Pacheco and David Wehrheim; by Elena Reutskaja; and by Maya Rossignac-Milon, alongside Anneloes Raes and Sebastien Brion – have received grants from the Social Trends Institute for the 2023-24 academic year. They look into sustainability, diversity and meaning at work.
Ideas with impact: Prof. Carles Vergara’s climate research cited by White House
Research on climate change by Prof. Carles Vergara was cited in the 2023 U.S. Economic Report of the President, an annual report presented to Congress which outlines the government’s economic policy priorities. The research, which looks at wildfires in California and their impact on real estate markets, is cited in a chapter dealing with how to better manage weather risk in a changing climate.
Award-winning research: IESE Alumni Association honors six professors
Professors Sebastian Reiche, John Almandoz, Fabrizio Ferraro, Javier Zamora, Josep Valor and Beatriz Muñoz-Seca received the 2022 Research Excellence Awards from IESE’s Alumni Association. The research covered areas from the compatibility of green investment and public policy, to using artificial intelligence in business operations.
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