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Martin Glanzer New Assistant Professor of Operations Management
With Dean Joachim Lutz, we warmly welcome Martin Glanzer to the University of Mannheim Business School and congratulate him on his appointment as Assistant Professor of Operations Management.
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Consumer Behaviour Influenced by Personal Politics, Research Reveals
Following Donald Trump’s electoral victory in 2016, a large number of people changed their brand preferences and shopping behavior, preferring to purchase brands which they perceived shared their political views, research from the University of Mannheim Business School reveals.
Drei Studierende springen jubelnd in die Luft. Kulisse ist das Mannheimer Hafengelände. Über ihnen sind gelbe Wimpel gespannt.
StudyCheck Award 2023: University of Mannheim Most Popular University in Germany
Students are very satisfied with the University of Mannheim. Last year, no other university was rated as highly on the StudyCheck online portal as the University of Mannheim. This earned the university the distinction of “Most Popular University” in the StudyCheck Award 2023.
New Assistant Professorship of E-Business and E-Government
Kevin Bauer is new assistant professor of “E-Business and E-Government”
Ein blauer Reisebus fährt über eine Brücke. Im Hintergrund das Meer.
Are Zero-Emission Coaches also Economically Viable?
Researchers at the Mannheim Institute for Sustainable Energy Studies (MISES) at the University of Mannheim are collaborating with Daimler Buses and other partners to de-velop a concept for zero-emission coaches powered by all-electric drive systems.
New partner company: Südzucker AG
The association “Partner der Mannheimer Betriebswirtschaftslehre” has gained another valuable member with Südzucker AG.
Overly Self-Confident CEOs Avoid Strategic Change in Organizations
A new study from the University of Mannheim’s Business School finds that CEOs with exaggerated self-confidence show a preference for steadiness within organizations.
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Top rankings for Mannheim business professors
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult Christian Homburg and Senior Professor Dr. Dr. h.c. Martin Weber receive top rankings in WirtschaftsWoche research ranking, lifetime achievement category
GBP Monitor December
In times of crisis, managers continue to focus primarily on balance sheet profits.
Senate of the University of Mannheim Elects New Vice President
In its meeting on 7 December 2022, the Senate of the University of Mannheim has elected Professor Dr. Moritz Fleischmann as new Vice President for Sustainability and Information Provision. The Senate elected the Professor from the university’s Business School in a clear vote.