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The Executive School of the University of St.Gallen

Insights and observations on management and executive education from our directors and faculty.

Prof. Winfried Ruigrok

Most Companies are Neither Footloose Nor a Prisoner of their Location

Following the financial crisis and the publication of the book Capitalism by Thomas Piketty, a global discussion (see the recent Financial Times article “Corporate citizens of the world owe fealty to us all”)  has emerged about the nature of capitalism and the possibilities of developing “responsible capitalism”. Normative arguments have dominated this debate. For instance, companies have been […]