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Baromètre conjoncturel (conjoncture romande et suisse) - n°95 Published at 20.09.19
Baromètre conjoncturel (conjoncture romande et suisse) - n°95
Septembre 2019 | Évolution jusqu'au quatrième trimestre 2019
The economic cycle of fear: will panic fuel the next global recession? Published at 19.09.19
The economic cycle of fear: will panic fuel the next global recession?
Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL – An historic bull market at the tail of end, an ongoing trade war, a bond bubble and gloomy economic indicators are all signs of an imminent recession. In such a climate there is a widespread fear that may well contribute to triggering the economic crisis itself. The research conducted by Prof. Philippe Bacchetta and his co-author on the causes of the 2008 crisis is therefore very topical!
HEC Lausanne welcomes its students! Published at 13.09.19
HEC Lausanne welcomes its students!
New academic year | 17 September 2019 marks the traditional start of the new academic year at the University of Lausanne. This year, over 1'550 new students will discover the range of courses on offer at HEC Lausanne.
New appointments at HEC Lausanne Published at 12.09.19
New appointments at HEC Lausanne
With the dawning of the academic year 2019/2020, HEC Lausanne is pleased to announce the appointment of two new professors for its departments of Accounting and Control (DAC) and of Information Systems (DESI).
Female Career Award 2019: Prof. Mary E. Barth recognized by HEC Lausanne for her exceptional academic career Published at 10.09.19
Female Career Award 2019: Prof. Mary E. Barth recognized by HEC Lausanne for her...
EQUALITY PROGRAM | On 17 September, Professor of Accounting Mary E. Barth, from Stanford University, will be on UNIL campus for the first day of the new academic year to receive the Female Career Award from the Equal Opportunity Committee of HEC Lausanne (UNIL). The School is delighted to recognize the outstanding career of a professor who has been a true source of inspiration for women’s academic careers.
"Human networks at the center of economy and society" - Walras Pareto conference-debate Published at 05.09.19
"Human networks at the center of economy and society" - Walras Pareto conference-deba...
Tuesday, October 1, at 18:00 (Internef - auditorium 263), the Faculty of Business and Economics (UNIL) welcomes Professor Matthew O. Jackson, the economist known worldwide for his work on socio-economic networks, as well as a panel of leading figures in politics and economics from French-speaking Switzerland to discuss the topic. [English and French languages]
Yves Pigneur appointed Honorary Professor at HEC Lausanne Published at 04.09.19
Yves Pigneur appointed Honorary Professor at HEC Lausanne
Yves Pigneur, the author of the best-selling management book, “Business Model Generation”, and a truly leading expert on the international stage, has just been made an Honorary Professor after a 35-year career in teaching and research at HEC Lausanne (UNIL). All staff at the School congratulate him on his brilliant academic career and would like to express their gratitude to him for everything he has achieved.
The future of transportation: at the crossroads of ridesharing, multimodality and collaboration Published at 23.08.19
The future of transportation: at the crossroads of ridesharing, multimodality and...
Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL - Like most sectors, transportation is going through a period of major upheaval. Economic models and social trends are transforming the way that passengers travel and freight is organised. Through his research, Olivier Gallay, Assistant Professor at HEC Lausanne, is leading us along the route to the transportation of tomorrow.
Eduniversal Rankings 2019 - HEC Lausanne’s Master in Accounting, Control and Finance and Executive MBA are among the top programs Published at 06.08.19
Eduniversal Rankings 2019 - HEC Lausanne’s Master in Accounting, Control and Finance...
For the eighth consecutive year, Eduniversal has ranked HEC Lausanne's (UNIL) Master in Accounting, Control and Finance as the best master’s degree in accounting in Western Europe. The Executive MBA with a focus on Healthcare Management is second in the world rankings for healthcare management, while the Executive MBA with a focus on Management and Corporate Finance is in third position among Executive MBAs in Western Europe.

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