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Service and Operations Management

Win-Win-Win With Split-Award Auctions

Chaturvedi, Aadhaar; Beil, Damian R.; Martínez de Albéniz, Víctor

In their paper "Split-Award Auctions for Supplier Retention," IESE's Victor Martínez de Albéniz and co-authors explain their model to help create a win-win-win situation for buyers, their suppliers and the entire supply chain in industries with fluctuating costs, such as electronics.

Accounting and Control

Are Voting Guidelines Ruling Your Business?Premium

Ormazabal, Gaizka; McCall, Allan L.

There has been a dramatic rise in the number of proxy issues that have to be voted on by shareholders. The authors studied proxy voting on stock option repricings and found it had a negative effect on firm performance and turnover. They call for a better understanding of the U.S. proxy advisory industry before other national bodies follow SEC rules.

 

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Leadership and People Management

Global Nomads: Key Players for Global Growth

Pin, José Ramón; García Lombardía, Pilar

Does your staff include "global nomads"? Global nomads see mobility as a way of life and can be key employees to help your company's global growth, according to a study by IESE's International Research Center on Organizations (IRCO). Dividing "expatriate-able" talent into four groups, this study offers insights to understand and develop tomorrow's leaders overseas.

 

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Corporate Governance

6 Items for the Top of Every Board's AgendaPremium

Canals, Jordi

Information Technologies

Digital Density Is Disrupting the Taxi Industry

Zamora, Javier

Leadership and People Management

5 Tips for Executives in New Roles

Stein, Guido; García García, David

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Estrada, Javier

IESE's Javier Estrada -- author of the FT Guide to Understanding Finance, among other books -- is teaching a massive open online course on the fundamentals of corporate finance, starting in September.

 

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Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

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Prof. Joan Fontrodona (pictured) was among the speakers to address the ethical implications of finance and accounting practices at IESE’s 18th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society.

 

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