Studies and Reports

Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Three keys to a meaningful ESG strategy

Philip Muller; Joan Fontrodona Increasingly, leaders need to consider, determine and then communicate how they are incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues into their businesses. This guide helps companies move their ESG strategies into practice. Read article
Leadership and People Management

Working remotely two to three days a week, the best option

Mireia Las Heras; Júlia Gifra Only 12% of workers want to work remotely every day. And when working remotely an optimal two to three times a week, employees' productivity and work quality are boosted by almost 20%, according to a new report. Read article
Economics

How to get in the swing of the circular economy

Philip Muller; Joan Fontrodona What are the possibilities beyond a product's first lifecycle? In this report from the CaixaBank Chair of Sustainability and Social Impact, Joan Fontrodona and Philip Muller introduce nine key concepts of the circular economy. Read article
Strategy

Safe, healthy and online: food and beverage trends following the pandemic

Adrian Caldart; Anna Akhmedova; Júlia Gifra How has the COVID-19 crisis affected food and beverage companies? A survey of industry experts exposes the uneven impact of lockdowns, economic conditions and changes in consumer behavior, with an eye to what comes next. Read article
Corporate Governance

Women on Spanish boards: 30% goal for IBEX-35 companies reached

Atrevia; IESE Women hold 31.2% of the board seats for Spain's most visible companies: members of its IBEX-35 index. For the rest of the country's listed companies, the figure falls to 22.9%, according to an annual study of women's representation on Spanish boards. Read article

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