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Yves Pigneur awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Business Science Institute Published at 19.10.20
Yves Pigneur awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Business Science Institute
Professor Emeritus Yves Pigneur was awarded the honorific title by the Business Science Institute at an online ceremony on 1 October.
Stricts ou partiels les confinements ont sauvé 650 000 vies Published at 16.10.20
Stricts ou partiels les confinements ont sauvé 650 000 vies
Jean-Philippe Bonardi, Doyen de la Faculté des HEC (UNIL) et économiste, a réalisé avec trois collègues (Rafael Lalive, Quentin Gallea et Dimitrija Kalanoski) une étude sur les impacts du confinement dans pas moins de 184 pays.
Nobel Prize in Economics 2020 - two American economists rewarded for their work on auctions Published at 13.10.20
Nobel Prize in Economics 2020 - two American economists rewarded for their work on...
The 2020 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, commonly known as the 'Nobel Prize in Economics', has just been awarded to Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson (Stanford) for their work to improve auction theory and the invention of new auction formats. This news has inspired the economists at HEC Lausanne who are working on market design, an approach applied by the two laureates.
Prof. John Antonakis receives the Scholarly Impact Award 2020 from the Journal of Management Published at 09.10.20
Prof. John Antonakis receives the Scholarly Impact Award 2020 from the Journal of...
Prof. John Antonakis, from the Department of Organizational Behaviour at HEC Lausanne (UNIL), has received this summer the Scholarly Impact Award 2020 from the Journal of Management for his article on the power of leaders.
Baromètre conjoncturel (conjoncture romande et suisse) - n°98 Published at 09.10.20
Baromètre conjoncturel (conjoncture romande et suisse) - n°98
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Prix Strategis 2021: applications are open! Published at 08.10.20
Prix Strategis 2021: applications are open!
For its 28th edition, the Prix Strategis opens applications for Swiss start-ups that are less than five years old and have a viable product or service already implemented. Applications must be submitted by 31 October 2020.
Fulbright Foreign Student Grant awarded to a student at HEC Lausanne Published at 06.10.20
Fulbright Foreign Student Grant awarded to a student at HEC Lausanne
Jonas Heim, who is studying for a Bachelor’s in Economics at HEC Lausanne, University of Lausanne, has been awarded the Fulbright Foreign Student Grant. This prestigious grant will help him fund his Master’s studies, which he would like to pursue in the United States.
Frédéric Herman élu par le Conseil de l’UNIL Published at 02.10.20
Frédéric Herman élu par le Conseil de l’UNIL
Le Conseil de l’Université de Lausanne a décidé de proposer au Conseil d’État la nomination de Frédéric Herman au poste de recteur de l’UNIL, pour succéder à l’actuelle rectrice Nouria Hernandez dès le 1er août 2021.
Prof. Bettina Klaus, one of the award-winners of the “Global Challenges in Economics and Computation” Competition Published at 01.10.20
Prof. Bettina Klaus, one of the award-winners of the “Global Challenges in Economics...
Bettina Klaus is a professor at HEC Lausanne (UNIL) and, together with her two co-authors, is one of the winners of the 2020 edition of the "Global Challenges in Economics and Computation" of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). She received the award for her research project "Doing Better Well: Designing a Market for Allocating Donations".

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