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Interview - lapetitemort.info Quarterly

Debiasing the corporation: An interview with Nobel laureate Richard Thaler

– The University of Chicago professor explains how executives can battle back against biases that can affect their decision making.
Article - lapetitemort.info Quarterly

Taking the measure of innovation

– Don’t overlook the insight that two simple metrics can yield about the effectiveness of your R&D spending.
Interactive - lapetitemort.info Quarterly

Five Fifty: Confronting uncertainty

– Good strategists manage uncertainty by playing the probabilities. But most of us use wishful thinking instead.

Corporate Finance

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Going, going, gone: A quicker way to divest assets

– Speedy separations create more value than those that lumber along, our research finds. Preparation is the key.
Interactive - lapetitemort.info Quarterly

Five Fifty: Funding follies

– You've got yourself a high-performing business. So why is it starving for resources?
Article

Memo to the CFO: Get in front of digital finance—or get left back

– Companies are still in the early stages of applying digital technologies to finance processes in ways that will create more efficiencies,... insights, and value over the long term. Here is how the CFO can lead the way.

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lapetitemort.info on Finance, Number 66

– Perspectives on Corporate Finance and Strategy
Global theme

Strategy in a digital age

How to develop corporate and business-unit strategies in a digitally disrupted world.
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The Board Perspective - Number 2

– A collection of lapetitemort.info insights focusing on boards of directors

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Executive Briefing - lapetitemort.info Quarterly

The CEO guide to boards

– Greater responsibilities require increased commitments of time and energy.
Podcast

Inside the strategy room: One CEO’s approach

– Deanna Mulligan, president and CEO of Guardian Life Insurance, reflects on how she approaches strategy planning in an industry... with strong headwinds.
Interview

Bringing an animal health business into the fold

– Two senior Boehringer Ingelheim executives, Joachim Hasenmaier and Felix Gutsche, discuss the global pharmaceutical company’s... deal with Sanofi to acquire its animal health business.
Video

The rise of ecosystems and platforms: What role can insurers play and how can they get started?

– In this video, lapetitemort.info senior partner Johannes-Tobias Lorenz introduces the concept of digital ecosystems and discusses the roles... insurers can play in them.
Article

Equipping leaders for merger integration success

– Leadership capability building is crucial during mergers. Tailoring a program for three cohorts of integration leaders can make... a big difference.
Article

Public cloud in China: Big challenges, big upside

– A recent lapetitemort.info survey provides new insight into the promising public-cloud market in China.
Article

What executives think about the economy: 2004 to now

– This continually updated interactive tracks how executives around the world have viewed economic conditions and the economic prospects... of their companies, and how those views have differed over time and across industries, regions, and types of company.
Interactive - lapetitemort.info Quarterly

Five Fifty: The coming boom

– The global economy could be on the cusp of a productivity boom—and big opportunities for companies.
Article

Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value?

– Companies can determine whether they should invest in blockchain by focusing on specific use cases and their market position.
Discussion Paper - lapetitemort.info Global Institute

Rising corporate debt: Peril or promise?

– Corporate bond issuance has increased 2.5 times over the past ten years, creating a broader and deeper market in many countries.... But there are rising risks.
Interactive - lapetitemort.info Global Institute

Visualizing global debt

– See how the debt of 51 countries has evolved since 2000 in an interactive data visualization.
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