Brexit: 5 lessons to be learnt in risk management Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL – March 29 has passed by and the United Kingdom is still a member of the European Union. The question of leaving the EU is postponed. With a risk management approach, Prof Anette Mikes, HEC Lausanne (UNIL), is bringing a different perspective on the multitude of issues surrounding Brexit and post-Brexit.
Best teacher awards: ten professors rewarded at HEC Lausanne The Deanship of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne recently presented its ten “HEC Lausanne Best Teacher Awards”, singling out teachers for the success of their courses as rated by students.
Prof. Paul André is nominated to the governance of the European Accounting Association... Paul André, Professor at HEC Lausanne, University of Lausanne, was nominated to the Management Committee of the EAA (European Accounting Association). He had already been involved in the EAA from 2014 to 2017 as chief editor of one of its academic journals, Accounting in Europe. The school congratulates him for this nomination.
When is the best time of day for executives to work on strategic tasks? Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL | While studies have shown how our biological clock and the time of day can affect the mood of Twitter users or the performance of doctors and judges, how does it work with executives? How might their choice of timing affect the company when it comes to communicating strategic information? Find out in the first research of its kind, conducted by Prof. Elizabeth Demers.
Public round table “Swiss China Banking: challenges & opportunities” On Thursday, June 28 at 17.15, HEC Lausanne (UNIL) will be hosting a public round table discussion with an expert panel of leading Swiss and Chinese actors, representatives from China Agricultural Bank, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), which has recently opened an office in Zurich, PwC Switzerland and the Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce. The discussion will be led and moderated by Frédéric Lelièvre of CNN Money Switzerland.