Category Archives: IESE Reports

Barometer of the Business Climate in Spain. Results 2017

This report by ICEX-Invest in Spain, IESE International Center for Competitiveness and Multinationals for the Spain brand is now in its ninth edition, and has now become a reference publication in Spain. The 2017 edition features an assessment by 700 foreign companies of the importance of the business climate in Spain in 2017, and also …
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Spanish Reform Monitor

The sixth Spanish Reform Monitor, covering the period up to 2017-Q3, encounters a mix of signals about the state of the economy and the reformist agenda in Spain. Growth and recovery appear to be well stablished with solid medium-term perspectives but policy reform in most areas remains stalled or advancing only too slowly. To access …
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Modelos de compra pública de medicamento

A study on public procurement models for medicine, prepared by IESE’s Center for Research in Healthcare Innovation Management (CRHIM) in collaboration with healthcare company Sanofi, consults with experts to examine the various models used in Europe, highlighting how public and private entities might work together. Based on the payment models used and the services offered, …
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IESE Cities in Motion Index 2017

The third edition of the Cities in Motion Index (CIMI) evaluates cities’ level of development in relation to 10 key areas or dimensions: governance, urban planning, public management, technology, the environment, international outreach, social cohesion, mobility and transportation, human capital and the economy. This edition includes 181 cities, including 72 capitals, representing more than 80 …
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Maternidad y trayectoria profesional

More than a quarter of women in Spain say they have postponed or renounced having children in favor of their careers, according to a new study conducted by IESE Business School in partnership with Ordesa Laboratories. The report highlights the main obstacles for the advancement of working mothers: the distribution of responsibilities and duties at …
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Indice de dinamismo laboral (6ª edición) Meta4 IDL

This new report, by IESE Professor Marta Elvira and Stefano Visintin in collaboration with Meta4, presents for the first time in-depth analysis of one of the main factors that contribute to labor dynamism: voluntary turnover. The report reveals that the number of workers that voluntarily leave their jobs has increased five-fold between 2010 and 2017, from one in 600 …
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Design Thinking: The New DNA of the Financial Sector

In this report, jointly developed by Oliver Wyman and IESE Business School, the authors address how Design Thinking can be applied to the financial services sector, offer a case study of a Design Thinking project, and identify how the process can be leveraged to capture additional profit pools. To access the full report, visit the Oliver …
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Business Barometer Back to Basics 2016

Business Barometer’s Back to Basics is an internationally scalable financial data analyzer that captures the financial statements of 1.2 million companies over the first eight years of the Global Financial Crisis (2007-2014), with the aim of offering policy guidelines for businesses based on the actions taken by sectors that have emerged strengthened from the crisis. …
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XII Informe sobre Juntas Generales de Accionistas del Ibex 35

The report, prepared by the Good Governance and Ownership Forum in collaboration with Atrevia and IESE Business School, analyzes the evolution of transparency and good governance at large companies and the way they communicate through shareholder meetings. To access the full report, visit the IESE Insight website.

El cambio hacia una España innovadora: el impulso de las multinacionales

This report analyzes Spain’s position vis-á-vis innovation, comparing it with that of the most advanced countries. It also offers a series of measures to help promote innovation at a local and national level and features an in-depth study of the innovation strengths and challenges Spain faces at all levels as well as the role multinationals …
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