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December 7, 2017
Before moving abroad, businesses looking to go global should think about building their political connections at home, according to the results of a new study co-authored by CEIBS faculty. Titled “Diplomatic and Corporate Networks: Bridges to foreign locations,” the study explores how interactions between business networks and diplomatic relationships can impact where firms invest or locate abroad.
December 5, 2017
I think we’ve reached the tipping point for the bike-sharing business. The original idea of a sharing economy was to separate ownership and right to access, and to make idle resources fully available for sharing. In that sense, the bike-sharing scheme is a pseudo-sharing economy model. 
November 30, 2017
How does the soft power of emerging markets compare to that of more developed economies? Is there a correlation between soft power and GDP? What does the number of Olympic medals a country wins have to do with its global influence? Director of the CEIBS Center for Emerging Market Studies, Parkland Chair Professor in Strategy Seung Ho (Sam) Park, explores these questions and more in the 2017 Emerging Market Soft Power Index.
November 14, 2017
Recently, Founder of problem plagued LeEco, Jia Yueting, told Tencent’s ‘Prism’ column that, upon self-reflection, he’s realised that his biggest problem was the rashness of his approach in corporate strategy, internationalisation efforts and HR management. But CEIBS Vice President & Dean Professor Ding Yuan thinks Jia is still missing the point. 
October 30, 2017
CEIBS Associate Professor of Finance Frank Yu earned his Ph.D. in Finance at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business under the mentorship of Professor Richard Thaler, who was just named as the winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics in early October, 2017. Inspired by Thaler, one of Prof. Yu’s areas of research interest is behavioural finance. We recently sat down with him to find out more about this field, his work with Professor Thaler, and how it can be applied to our everyday lives, including China’s annual Single’s Day shopping holiday, which falls on November 11. 


December 5, 2017
 Distinguished Chair Professor of Management ABN AMRO Chair in Management Jiing-Lih (Larry) Farh is among the academics on the 2017 Highly Cited Researchers list compiled by Clarivate Analytics, and is the only mainland China researcher among the 93 in the Economics and Business field to make the list, which totals 3,300 researchers across 21 fields of science and social science.
December 1, 2017
December 1, 2017. Shanghai – The first ever index that grades Chinese A share companies on their ability to do good was released today during the CEIBS Global Impact Investing Forum held at the school’s Shanghai Campus. The 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Index for Chinese Listed Companies was topped by ZTE, with TCL, Chinese State Construction Engineering Corporation Ltd (CSCEC), Shanghai International Port (Group) Co. Ltd and China Unicom rounding out the Top 5. The others from six to ten are Grandblue Environment, SAIC Motor, BOE Technology Group, Weichai Power Co. Ltd and Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical. 


December 16, 2017
James Judd (born 30 October 1949, Hertford) is a British conductor. He is Music Director of the Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion, one of the leading musical organizations in Israel. In September 2016, Judd was appointed Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Daejeon Philharmonic Orchestra in Korea. He is Music Director designate of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, a position he will begin with their 69th season in 2017.
December 16, 2017
Join us for our annual MBA Experience Day on December 16th to experience the CEIBS MBA through a series of campus-based activities.  Assistant Professor of Management Dr. Emily David will give an exclusive lecture, CDC Consultant Ms. Amber Li will host a career development workshop, and a panel of CEIBS MBA alumni working in Shanghai will be back on campus to share their journeys since graduating from CEIBS.   


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