Studies and Reports

Economics

Are competiveness and inclusion compatible?

Schwab, Klaus; World Economic Forum The World Economic Forum's ranking of the world's most competitive economies is now complemented by the Inclusive Development Index. Which countries score better on one and worse on the other? Read article
Economics

Globalization in troubled times

Altman, Steven; Ghemawat, Pankaj; Bastian, Phillip For years, the DHL Global Connectedness Index has been making the case that the world is not as globalized as we think. This is still true; yet surprisingly, in the age of Trump and Brexit, globalization has actually reached a new high. Read article
Innovation and Change

Corporate venturing: how much autonomy will maximize impact?

Prats, Mª Julia; Siota, Josemaria; Martinez-Monche, Isabel; Martínez, Yair When established firms and startups collaborate on innovation, getting the right mix of autonomy, control and integration isn't easy. This report identifies how corporate venturing is working and which key processes help maximize its impact. Read article
Leadership and People Management

Companies struggle to find the talent they need. Why?

Canals, Jordi; Blázquez, María Luisa; Masclans, Roger A whopping 72 percent of large firms working in Spain say they have a tough time filling positions despite the country's high unemployment rate. That's according to an eye-opening study by IESE's María Luisa Blázquez, Roger Masclans and Jordi Canals. Read article
Innovation and Change

Corporate venturing: how to boost speed while reducing costs

Prats, Mª Julia; Siota, Josemaria; Martinez-Monche, Isabel; Martínez, Yair When can you expect results? How much does each opportunity cost? Over 120 innovation executives shared their corporate venturing experiences. The results are compiled in a study that can help debunk common myths and benchmark your firm's performance. Read article

Latest IESE documents

Open Innovation: Balancing the autonomy and the impact of your corporate venturing unit Prats, Mª Julia; Siota, Josemaria; Martinez-Monche, Isabel; Martínez, Yair
DHL Global Connectedness Index 2018 Altman, Steven; Ghemawat, Pankaj; Bastian, Phillip
Open Innovation: Increasing Your Corporate Venturing Speed While Reducing the Cost Prats, Mª Julia; Siota, Josemaria; Martinez-Monche, Isabel; Martínez, Yair