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Business research for impact brochure

Download our recently updated research brochure, showcasing our most recent supported research, offering tangible solutions to achieve economic, public health and social impact.

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Apply now for research funding from the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development

Apply now for research funding from the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development

We support research that can have a ‘real world’ impact. This call is open to London Business School Faculty, PhD students, Post-doctoral students and Research fellows.

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Spotlight on “How to Get Stuff Done through Sustainable Investment Clusters”

Spotlight on “How to Get Stuff Done through Sustainable Investment Clusters”

Wheeler Institute project team – involving alumni Charlie Krober, George Looker, Sarah Pavlu and Victoria Zhao – supports the development of a knowledge piece collaboration on Sustainable Investment Clusters.

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Strong, coordinated, collective action is required to prevent the COVID-19 crisis from turning into a global catastrophe

Elias Papaioannou, Academic Director of the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development was joined in conversation with Pierre-Oliver Gourinchas, Professor of Economics, S.K. and Angela Chan Professor of Global Management, Haas School of Business and Director at the Clausen Center for International Business and Policy, to discuss measures that need to be put in place that will enable low-and-middle-income to invest in health services and protect their economies.

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“Businesses need to return to their core purpose and serve society”

Could the Coronavirus crisis be a reckoning for the corporate world? Rajesh Chandy, Academic Director of the Wheeler Institute for Business and Development was joined in conversation with Jagdish Sheth, Charles H. Kellstadt Chair in Marketing at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School to discuss how companies are going to have to adapt to prevail in a post-COVID-19 world.

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The Wheeler Institute engages in new research: Measuring the Impact of the COVID-19 on Rural Indian Households

Developing insights of life in rural India during and after COVID-19 This project will develop an observatory of life in rural India during and after the COVID-19 crisis; this involves collecting data from villagers about their health, livelihoods, information sources, and social interactions.   Utilising Dharma Life’s existing network, 1500 individuals across 7 states (Bihar, […]

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Leaders must take a responsible approach during COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 is a test of an organisation’s purpose, resilience and the values of its leaders; this is even more profound and challenging for firms operating in emerging markets. Amit Mehra, Managing Director of Growth, Strategy, Innovation at Accenture joins Rajesh Chandy in conversation to discuss a systematic approach to growth, the advantage of digital tools and opportunity for developing countries.

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