Why unemployment among young people is so high?
The STYLE project examines the causes and consequences of the unemployment of young people in Europe. Based on this work, Mark Smith has published, along with Jacqueline O’Reilly, Clémentine Moyart and Tiziana Nazio, a book “Youth employment” to...
Company Nurseries: Improving Performance and Quality of Life at Work
Private nurseries provide many benefits for companies and employees. A win-win situation that is becoming all the more popular.
Safety at Work in the Construction Industry
A recent study of safety at work in the construction industry provides insights to understand the evolution (and uberization) of work and potential safety risks.
Is It Time to Work on the Weekend?
How are markets and capital using new economic models to eat away at our free time on weekends? Gazi Islam, a researcher and professor at Grenoble Ecole de Management, studies individual and organizational work experiences. He recently looked at how...
Basic income : a new worldwide policy?
Universal Basic Income is not a new idea, it has already been explored in India, Canada or Finland. Mark Smith discusses the opportunity to set up a universal basic income in his the Conversation Global‘s article.
Does a Country’s Culture Influence the Use of Lean Production Systems?
With globalization, companies have been forced to expand across borders. As a result, they have to check the validity of their management theories and tools when applied to various cultural contexts. Laurent Rannaz, president of Caterpillar France,...