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5 Jul - 2022

Litigation finance: a new form of venture capital

Litigation finance is one of those new forms of venture capital that are becoming commonplace in more mature financial markets, such as the United States and the United Kingdom. In fact, in 2022, this...
4 Jul - 2022

The board moves

The NATO summit in Madrid should be seen in the perspective of a great marketing operation. Excellent presentation, all very neat and tidy, like good advertising messages. But the reality –in terms of...
22 Jun - 2022

Seven master's degree of the UPF Barcelona School of Management are among the best in Spain, according to El Mundo ranking

The UPF-BSM Master in Public and Social Policies remains in second place in the Political Science and Administration category. 
20 Jun - 2022

"Companies that do not incorporate sustainability within their mission are doomed to fail”

Ana Palencia, Communication Director of Unilever; Marc Ros, CEO of After and Marcos Eguiguren, Director of the International Chair of Sustainable Finance, discuss the role of sustainability in the bus...
20 Jun - 2022

"The office must offer more than just a space to work in"

Ana Freire, Director of the Academic Area of Operations, Technology and Science at UPF-BSM; Nia Plamenova, lecturer on the Master in Human Resources Management at UPF-BSM; Jorge Salas, Chief Mark...
20 Jun - 2022

The UPF-BSM Sustainability Observatory publishes a book with twelve cross-cutting perspectives on planetary wellbeing

It is a trilingual publication with twelve articles written by experts in different disciplines who approach sustainability from different perspectives
3 Jun - 2022

UPF Barcelona School of Management recognized as a "transforming school" according to Positive Impact Rating 2022

The UPF-BSM has been recognized for the second consecutive year as a "transforming school", one of the categories awarded by PIR. The result positions the School among worldwide higher educa...
19 May - 2022

UPF Barcelona School of Management awards the best master's and postgraduate projects of the class of 2021

The Student Project Awards have awarded 21 students in the 2020-2021 academic year for their master's and postgraduate final projects in up to seven different categories.
18 May - 2022

AMBA accreditation distinguishes now UPF-BSM's programs in international business and the full-time MBA, making a total of six

The International Association of Masters in Business Administration has now accredited the family of programs in international business: the Master of Science in International Business, jointly offere...
17 May - 2022

UPF-BSM Director General Martinez-Sierra leads panel on European University Alliances: "When done right, University Alliances can be game-changers"

The Director General of the UPF Barcelona School of Management (UPF-BSM), Jose M. Martinez-Sierra, chaired a session within the framework of the European Universities Summit, organised by the Times Hi...
10 May - 2022

How does unhealthy advertising impact on children's eating habits?

Children represent a huge market for advertisers. Therefore, marketing of pre-dominantly unhealthy products plays an important part in their eating habits. Within this context, Alexandra Theben carrie...
10 May - 2022

Green consumers: a business opportunity for brands

Green consumers translate their commitment to planetary well-being into their purchasing habits and tend to be wellinformed consumers
6 May - 2022

UPF Barcelona School of Management rewards its best teachers and recognises Jaume Puig-Junoy as Faculty of the Year

UPF-BSM held the first edition of the Faculty Acknowledgement Day, which recognised Jaume Puig-Junoy, Distinguished Professor at UPF-BSM, as Faculty of the Year. In addition, five lecturers were award...
28 Apr - 2022

The UPF Barcelona School of Management obtains the EQUIS accreditation and places itself among the top business schools in the world

This recognition, available to only 206 of the nearly 30,000 business schools in the world of these characteristics, is added to that previously awarded by AMBA, makes UPF-BSM the first business schoo...
29 Mar - 2022

The energy crisis in the world today

We are entering a global energy crisis unprecedented in human history. The increasing availability of fossil fuels from which we have powered our societies is coming to an end, and with it the end of ...