Service and Operations Management
Caro, Felipe; Martínez de Albéniz, Víctor
The secret to Zara's success? The fast-fashion business model is explained by two operations experts -- including its operational pillars and fundamental long-term concerns. And now that fast fashion has revolutionized the apparel industry, what is next? The professors look to music, movies, food and even consumer electronics.
Graupera, Susana; Pin Arboledas, José Ramón
The role of the lead independent director, which is meant to curb excessive CEO power, is now a reality for the boards of 74 percent of the IBEX 35 -- the 35 most prominent public companies in Spain. In addition, corporate boards tend to have fewer seats and more of them are occupied by women, according to the 11th annual report on the general meetings of shareholders of IBEX 35 companies.
Business history is rife with companies that went bust because of errors in their valuation. In the fifth edition of Valuation and Common Sense, Pablo Fernández explains the most common errors made when assessing the value of a company. The main missteps usually come from a lack of experience and of sound judgment.
Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
Vaccaro, Antonino; Palazzo, Guido
Tàpies, Josep; Vilanova, Núria