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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

Economics / Business - Innovation - 07.08.2018

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 18.07.2018
Novartis delivers solid growth in second quarter and continues transformation to a focused medicines company
Net sales grew 5% (cc , +7% USD) mainly driven by: Cosentyx grew to USD 701 million, (+40% cc) with strong growth in all indications in the US and EU Entresto sales more than doubled to USD 239 millio

Economics / Business - 12.07.2018
When is the best time of day for executives to work on strategic tasks?
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.

Economics / Business - 12.07.2018
Predicting demographic trends more accurately - News
Predicting demographic trends more accurately Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL Understanding demographic trends is essential for political decision-makers and numerous organizations, such as pension funds. While previous studies have been able to show the impact of causes of death on life expectancy, the research carried out by Professor Séverine Arnold and her co-authors take the analysis a step further.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 11.07.2018
«Smart» polymers transform electrical
CTsystems, a spin-off of Empa, and Daetwyler, the Swiss specialist for sealing solutions, partner up to market and industrialize polymer transducer technology. CTsystems has already presented the first prototype of electromechanical polymer converters in stack construction: As an actuator, this converts electrical energy into mechanical work with an «integrated» sensor function.

Economics / Business - Environment - 05.07.2018
Securing Switzerland's living and economic environment: PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards
Securing Switzerland's living and economic environment: PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards Bern, 05.07.2018 - The Federal Council h

Economics / Business - 28.06.2018

Environment - Economics / Business - 25.06.2018
Lessons about a future warmer world using data from the past
Lessons about a future warmer world using data from the past
Selected intervals in the past that were as warm or warmer than today can help us understand what the Earth may be like under future global warming. A latest assessment of past warm periods, published by an international team of 59 scientists from 17 nations, shows that in response to the warming ecosystems and climate zones will spatially shift and on millennial time scales ice sheets will substantially shrink.