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Innovation and Change

The How-to Guide for Corporate Venturing

Prats, Mª Julia; Amigó, Pau; Ametller, Xavier; Batlle, Adrià

What do established firms and startups have in common? They can both benefit from corporate venturing, says IESE's Julia Prats and co-authors. A 2017 handbook explains the nuts and bolts of corporate venturing for profitable growth.

 

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Economics

Foreign Companies Reaffirm Their Confidence in Spain

Blázquez, María Luisa; Berrone, Pascual

For foreign investment, Spain remains a preferred destination. This is confirmed by the ninth annual Barometer of the Business Climate in Spain. The vast majority of foreign companies surveyed expect to maintain or increase their Spanish investments as well as their workforces, based on their favorable views of Spain's business climate.

 

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Accounting and Control

Documentos de InvestigacionesSmall Businesses Lose Ground in Spain

Weber, Eric; Ariño, Miguel Angel; Tort-Martorell, Pedro; Puigferrat, Ricard

According to a study of business trends in Spain from 2007 to 2014, small and medium-sized companies saw their revenues drop by a third while large corporations emerged from the crisis almost unscathed. Furthermore, the primary sector was the only area that didn't suffer job losses over this period. Despite signs of recovery, Spain's unemployment problem has yet to be resolved.

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Leadership and People Management

Documentos de InvestigacionesSpain's Labor Dynamism Hits Highest Point Since 2010

Visintin, Stefano; Elvira, Marta

One out of every five Spanish jobs changed hands in the third quarter of 2016. This is according to the Meta4 IDL, an index tracking job movements in the country, following trends of labor flexibility. Growing companies opting for flexible working arrangements are responsible for most internal movements, according to the report.

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Economics

Documentos de InvestigacionesGlobalization in Uncertain Times: 10 Key Takeaways

Ghemawat, Pankaj; Altman, Steven

The 2016 U.S. election results show that backlash against globalization is real. But what are the facts about globalization and what are only fears? The DHL Global Connectedness Index 2016 gathers data to paint a clear picture of international flows. Find out which countries and cities are the most globally connected in the world -- and which are slipping in the rankings.

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Latest IESE documents

Documentos de InvestigacionesCorporate Venturing: Achieving Profitable Growth Through Startups

Prats, Mª Julia; Amigó, Pau; Ametller, Xavier; Batlle, Adrià

 

Documentos de InvestigacionesBarometer of the Business Climate in Spain from the Foreign Investor's Perspective

Blázquez, María Luisa; Berrone, Pascual

 

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