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  • Emma Stendahl defended her thesis about headquarters 2018-09-27 Congratulations to Emma Stendahl who defended her doctoral thesis “Headquarters’ involvement in managing subsidiaries”.
  • Summer School on Market Microstructure at SBS 2018-10-02 On June 25-29, Stockholm Business School hosted a PhD course on market microstructure. The course gathered doctoral students from universities all over the world, including for example Macquarie University (Australia), University of Oxford (UK), and Stanford University (US), as well as industry participants.
  • SBS-lecturer receives educational prize 2018-09-05 Iñaki Rodríguez Longarela, Stockholm Business School, receives the Teacher of the year Award 2018.
  • Hans Dalborg Award to Björn Hagströmer 2018-09-04 Björn Hagströmer, Associate Professor at Stockholm Business School, is one of recipients of the 2018 Hans Dalborg Award for excellence in research in financial economics.
  • Ester Felez Vinas awarded “Best Paper on Stock Markets” 2018-09-03 Ester Felez Vinas won the “Best Paper on Stock Markets” award at the 26th Finance Forum for the paper “Closing Time: Effects of closing mechanism and design on market quality”.
  • Orientation day autumn 2018 2018-08-28 We would like to welcome our autumn-semester exchange students to Stockholm Business School!
  • Peter Markowski defended his thesis about interdisciplinary healthcare 2018-06-11 Congratulations to Peter Markowski who defended his doctoral thesis “Collaboration Routines - A Study of Interdisciplinary Healthcare".
  • Luigi Servadio defended his thesis about wine rituals and marketing 2018-06-07 Congratulations to Luigi Servadio who defended his doctoral thesis “Customer Rituals: Ethnographic explorations of wine rituals with families and friends”
  • Sara Öhlin defended her thesis about innovation in the fashion industry 2018-06-05 Congratulations to Sara Öhlin who defended her doctoral thesis ”An improvisational, practice-oriented approach to innovation: Examples from the fashion industry".
  • AMBA accreditation for EMBA 2018-05-16 It is with great pleasure we hereby announce that our Executive MBA Programme was awarded AMBA accreditation on May 10:th, 2018. Congratulations to this accomplishment to the Executive Education Team as well as SBS as a whole!
  • New book about critical entrepreneurship in the classroom 2018-04-16 Revitalizing Entrepreneurship Education is a new book edited by Karin Berglund and Karen Verduyn. The rise of critical entrepreneurship studies has recently led to the need to start wondering if and how such critical insights have entered the classrooms at higher educational institutions.
  • Cristoffer Lokatt defended his thesis about the changing auditing profession 2018-03-16 Congratulations to Cristoffer Lokatt who defended his doctoral thesis ”Auditors’ Constitution of Performance – A Study on the Duality of Performance in the Auditing Profession”.
  • Homecoming day 2017 2017-11-22 SBS Homecoming day 2017 was a success. The event was almost fully booked when Torbjörn Tännsjö, professor of practical philosophy, author and debater talked with Tommy Jensen, professor of business administration, about economics and morals.
  • Emma Björner defended her thesis about the branding of Chinese mega-cities 2017-09-29 Emma Björners PhD thesis is about place branding, with a focus on the branding of Chinese mega-cities.
  • Mikael Holmqvist's study of Djursholm is published in English 2017-09-15 Professor Mikael Holmqvist's study of Djursholm from 2015 is now published in English of the world-leading academic publisher, Columbia University Press, titled "Leader Communities: The Consecration of Elites in Djursholm".
  • Conference on the Econometrics of Financial Markets 2017-05-09 On May 4-5, Stockholm Business School hosted the Conference on the Econometrics of Financial Markets, bringing together 85 researchers from all over the world. The conference celebrated the 20th anniversary of an influential book on financial econometrics, published in 1997 by John Campbell, Andrew Lo, and Craig MacKinlay.
  • Janet Johansson defended her thesis on sporty top managers 2017-04-20 Congratulations to Janet Johansson who defended her thesis about sporty top managers - "Sweat is weakness leaving the body. A study on the self-presentational practice of sporty top managers in Sweden". Below is a summary of the thesis.
  • Elia Giovacchini defended his thesis "Weaving the symbiotic relationship" 2017-03-31 Elia Giovacchini defended his thesis "Weaving the symbiotic relationship. A longitudinal study of a firm-sponsored open source community relationship maintenance". Below is a summary of the thesis.
  • Startups pitched for ECA and some of the best football clubs in Europe 2017-03-23 Earlier this week Stockholm Business School (SBS), Stockholm University, and SUP46 hosted a visiting delegation of senior international football executives participating in the European Club Association (ECA) Club Management Programme.
  • Alisa Minina defended her thesis "Consumption of Financial Services in Global Mobility ..." 2017-03-23 Congratulations to Alisa Minina who defended her thesis ”Consumption of Financial Services in Global Mobility: A Cephalopodic Consumption Mode”. Below is a summary of the thesis.
  • Janet Vähämäki defended her thesis on Swedish development aid 2017-02-06 Congratulations to Janet Vähämäki who defended her thesis "Matrixing Aid – The Rise and Fall of ’Results Initiatives in Swedish Development Aid". Below is a summary of the thesis.
  • Natallia Pashkevich defended her thesis on Information Worker Productivity 2016-12-08 A new research model of an information worker’s individual productivity when a more aligned IT system is used in a synchronized manner with both individual and organizational factors has been tested in two empirical studies: a longitudinal quasi-randomized field experiment and an online experiment.
  • Stockholm Business School ranked ”top business school” 2016-12-07 Stockholm Business School rates second in Sweden’s top nine list, with four ”palmes of excellence” and estimated ”Top business School with significant international influence”.
  • Johan Graaf defended his thesis on the relationships between accounting and users 2016-11-10 Based on in-depth field studies targeting the activities of (sell-side) equity research analysts and equity sales brokers, this dissertation presents four papers addressing different notions of accounting, users and relevance.
  • Mohammad Irani defended his thesis in Business Administration, mergers and acquisitions 2016-11-24 Congratulations to Mohammad Irani, who successfully defended his thesis "Essays on Mergers and Acquisitions and Event Studies". The dissertation consists of three studies on the anticipation of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) and its impact on takeover event studies.
  • A new generation challenges marketers 2016-06-29 Spoiled, ego-centric, demanding and attention seeking – these are some of the characteristics often used to describe the generation born in the 1990s. Or do they simply know what they want? Anders Parment explains why this generation is different and how it affects their behaviour on the market. To attract them, he advises marketers to be innovative and come closer to the consumer group.
  • Islamic banking – an alternative banking concept? 2016-08-22 Islamic banks offer banking based on profit-loss sharing instead of interest, and a special supervisory board mitigates risk-taking behaviour. Sabur Mollah has compared corporate governance systems in Islamic banks with those of conventional banks.
  • Zooming in on financial markets 2016-11-24 Financial Market Microstructure is a relatively narrow research field at SBS, but its prospects are excellent.
  • Getting emotional about finance 2016-10-26 How can we make ordinary people understand the financial information communicated by various social actors? A common perception is that more information can change people's financial behaviour.
  • Stockholm Business School scores high in Eduniversal ranking 2016-10-27 Stockholm Business School is ranked "4 Palmes of Excellence – TOP business school with significant international influence" in Eduniversal’s ranking of the best 4000 Masters & MBA in 30 specialisations in 154 countries. According to the ranking, Stockholm Business School has some of the best Master’s programmes in Sweden.
  • Imagineering Chinese mega-cities 2016-06-02 I ♥ New York, Be Berlin, Stockholm the Capital of Scandinavia... do these slogans sound familiar? As our world has become increasingly urbanised and globalised, cities today have to compete against each other in order to secure visitors, capital investments, business, and talent. Now more than ever, it is vital for cities to create a favourable outward image, and as a result, an increasing number of cities engage in city branding practices.

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