PhD Harvard University – Doctor Honoris Causa Stockholm University

I am Professor at ESSEC Business School in the Management Department and Head of the ESSEC Research Center on Capitalism, Globalization and Governance. Since 2012, I have also been Associate Dean of the ESSEC PhD program. My research interests include:

  • The historical transformation of capitalism and national business systems
  • The role of professions and social networks in the transnational diffusion of rules and practices
  • Globalization and Americanization
  • The dynamics of Transnational Regulation and Governance
  • Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • The Ethical Foundations of contemporary capitalism
  • Economic Sociology, the Sociology of Markets, Institutional Theory