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Computer Science - Economics / Business - 19.03.2019

Health - Economics / Business - 18.03.2019

Economics / Business - 15.03.2019
New SNSF Sinergia Research Consortium: The Swiss Elites Observatory recruits !
The Universities of Lausanne, Fribourg and Zurich launch in September 2019 a new 'Sinergia' research consortium entitled 'Local power structures and transnational connections.

Economics / Business - 15.03.2019
EPFL encourages its researchers to publish in open-access journals
EPFL has adopted an Open Access Policy clearly setting out its position on open access to EPFL publications.

Career - Economics / Business - 15.03.2019
Is Hierarchy Really Dead?
Is Hierarchy Really Dead?
Talent retention, careers, monetary incentives, employee autonomy... can modern day organisations still be managed through hierarchy?

Economics / Business - 14.03.2019

Environment - Economics / Business - 06.03.2019
"With complex problems, decisions made from gut instinct can be quite wrong."
Judit Leinert, you're a specialist in good decision making. How can I decide on the perfect place to go on holiday this summer? In my research group, we approach decision making with the help of "Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis", or MCDA.

Economics / Business - 04.03.2019
Ticino remains a competitive economy, but with room for improvement
Ticino remains a competitive economy, but with room for improvement
"Ticino's economic complexity", the seventh report published by the USI Observatory for Economic Dynamics (O-De, Institute for Economic Research), shows high values in terms of the economic competitiveness of the Canton Ticino.

Economics / Business - 14.02.2019

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 14.02.2019

Economics / Business - 11.02.2019
Happiness research: the long-term effects of life events are overestimated
Happiness research: the long-term effects of life events are overestimated
People are evidently no good at predicting their own happiness or unhappiness: key life events such as marriage, invalidity or the death of a partner affect well-being for less time than those affected think.

Economics / Business - Mathematics - 06.02.2019

Economics / Business - 05.02.2019

Economics / Business - 05.02.2019

Environment - Economics / Business - 01.02.2019
Solar energy for a circular economy
A sustainable alternative to the fossil-based, energy-intensive production of fuels and basic products of the chemical industry, based solely on solar energy and universally available resources: This

Economics / Business - 31.01.2019
The corporate governance index, or how to measure the impact of certain corporate governance issues
The corporate governance index, or how to measure the impact of certain corporate governance issues
Although it is widely accepted that governance rules play a major role in the smooth running of businesses and contribute to market equilibrium, how can we measure businesses' degree of responsibility in this area?

Event - Economics / Business - 09.01.2019

Economics / Business - Pharmacology - 20.12.2018

Innovation - Economics / Business - 13.12.2018

Innovation - Economics / Business - 05.12.2018
EPFL part of Europe's largest research initiative on urban mobility
The MOBiLus consortium, made up of nearly 50 organizations including EPFL, has just won major EU financing to study new approaches to urban transportation.

Health - Economics / Business - 20.11.2018

Environment - Economics / Business - 29.10.2018
A New Alliance for Sustainability in Finance: California and Switzerland Team Up to Tackle a Key Factor in Implementing Sustainable Practices
A New Alliance for Sustainability in Finance: California and Switzerland Team Up to Tackle a Key Factor in Implementing Sustainable Practices
A New Alliance for Sustainability in Finance: California and Switzerland Team Up to Tackle a Key Factor in Implementing Sustainable Practices While sustainable policies at many levels have started to

Health - Economics / Business - 23.10.2018
National Launch of Jazia Prime Vendor System in Tanzania
National Launch of Jazia Prime Vendor System in Tanzania
To supplement medicines and supplies that are out of stock at the Medical Stores Department (MSD) in Tanzania, Swiss TPH developed the Jazia Prime Vendor System (Jazia PVS).

Materials Science - Economics / Business - 11.10.2018
Joint research on Laser Deposition Welding
Joint research on Laser Deposition Welding
Empa and BeAM, a manufacturer of machines for metal 3D printing, are glad to announce an extensive research and development agreement.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 06.10.2018

Economics / Business - 04.10.2018
Even Small Gifts Boost Business
The offering of a gift - a sign of gratitude for a good business relationship, or a bribe? It's a fine line that is often hard to judge.

Transport - Economics / Business - 26.09.2018
Smart transportation systems need smart governance
Two EPFL researchers have just published a book highlighting the need for cities to adopt adequate governance mechanisms for their transportation systems.

Economics / Business - 20.09.2018
Sharing data online: an innovative solution to respect and protect privacy
Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL - While respect for privacy is increasingly undermined on the web by publishing and sharing personal data, the solution for web actors developed by Prof&pe

Environment - Economics / Business - 19.09.2018
Banks Do too Little to Communicate Their Sustainable Investment Products
Less than one percent of the global population controls more than 50 percent of wealth. All over the world these wealthy investors have an increasing interest in investing their wealth sustainably, in accordance with socially responsible, environmentally friendly and ethical principles.

Economics / Business - Health - 11.09.2018

Economics / Business - Health - 11.09.2018

Economics / Business - 07.09.2018

Economics / Business - Career - 06.09.2018

Economics / Business - Psychology - 31.08.2018