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Making Business Count – INSEAD Pushes for Gender Equality 
Nida Januskis, Associate Dean of Advancement at INSEAD, discusses with Annette Young at France24 TV the challenges in making the corporate world more female friendly. In 1967, INSEAD became one of the first business schools in the world to admit women to its MBA programme. To honour this 50-year milestone, the school is launching iW50, a year long celebration in which the school will honour the past, present and future of women at INSEAD. FRANCE24 TV
France – December 2017

Asia firms’ sentiment rises to highest in almost seven years: Thomson Reuters/INSEAD
Business confidence among Asian companies rose in October-December to the highest in almost seven years due to robust consumption and global trade, a Thomson Reuters/INSEAD survey showed.  “The index shows that the slow strengthening that we have seen in the world economy has lifted business sentiment in Asia,” said Antonio Fatas, a Singapore-based economics professor at global business school INSEAD. Media Coverage
International – 20 December

Big data, better decisions?
According to David Dubois, INSEAD Associate Professor of Marketing, big data is instrumental in transforming brands through customer-centric strategies.  Indian Management
India –  December issue