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Lars-Hendrik Röller

Lars-Hendrik Röller rejoins ESMT Berlin

February 16, 2022
As of February 2022, Prof. Lars-Hendrik Röller, PhD, has returned to ESMT Berlin as a professor of economics. Since 2011, the former president of the international business school served as chief economic advisor to German Federal Chancellor Merkel and G7 and G20 Sherpa. Lars-Hendrik Röller will also rejoin E.CA Economics, a European economic consultancy specializing in competition analysis.
MBA student in a library

ESMT Berlin revises its full-time MBA program to increase social impact, international exchange, and career opportunities

February 7, 2022
ESMT Berlin has revamped its full-time MBA program to emphasize employability. International exchange, internships, social impact, and German language learning options have been enabled, alongside more opportunities to tailor the curriculum and develop career-relevant skills.
Fountain pen lying on paper on a table

AACSB accredits ESMT Berlin for another five years

February 7, 2022
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has extended the accreditation of ESMT Berlin for another five years.
Tedx stage at ESMT Berlin

ESMT Berlin holding second TEDx conference "Tomorrow's Mindset"

February 4, 2022
On Saturday, February 5, 2022, ESMT Berlin will host its second TEDx conference, independently organized by students. This year the focus is on “Tomorrow’s Mindset” and how to change your own mindset to be better prepared for the future. All speakers will base their presentations on the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Full-time MBA 2023

ESMT Berlin welcomes newest intake of full-time MBA class

January 14, 2022
This week 40 students from 21 different countries have started their full-time MBA program at ESMT Berlin. The new class is composed of 48 percent women and 52 percent men and is therefore well gender- balanced.

ESMT Berlin strengthens cooperation with MIM Compass

January 10, 2022
ESMT Berlin and Master in Management Compass (MIM Compass) are extending their previous partnership.
Price discrimination of customers

Price discrimination of customers has limited profit impact in online industries

January 6, 2022
Compared to an optimal uniform price, charging different customers at different prices in online markets has limited effects on profits, finds new research from ESMT Berlin.
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar

ESMT Berlin: New director to lead expansion of Digital Society Institute

December 9, 2021
Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar has been named the new director of the Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT Berlin. Currently serving as an ambassador at large for cyber diplomacy and director of the cyber diplomacy department at the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar will take up the position on January 1, 2022.
Research Findings

5 reasons innovative R&D projects don’t get funded

December 7, 2021
Understanding the biases that sneak into the decision-making process can help companies make smarter choices about which innovations to fund, according to new research.
Financial Times Ranking 2021

Financial Times: ESMT Berlin climbs to rank 7 in Europe

December 6, 2021
In the Financial Times European Business School Ranking 2021, ESMT Berlin has been ranked seventh in Europe (2020: ninth) and is once again the highest ranked business school in Germany.
Team work

Entrepreneurs perform better if able to choose ideas OR team members – but not both

December 2, 2021
Entrepreneurial teams perform better if able to choose their own team members or their own ideas, finds new research from ESMT Berlin. However, this benefit to performance disappears if given autonomy to choose both.
FOME Award

ESMT Berlin’s EdTech team wins FOME Learning Design Innovation Award

November 26, 2021
ESMT EdTech team members Jon Demiglio, lead media designer, and Claudia Ocera, instructional technologist and learning designer, received gold at the Future of Management Education Alliance (FOME) Learning Design Innovation Awards for the drawbridge learning sequence of the course "Ethics and Responsibility.”
Green Finance

Green finance makes a limited contribution to climate protection

November 18, 2021
Private investors are increasingly investing in green finance, but this only contributes to reducing CO2 emissions under certain conditions.
Green City silhouette with environmental icons — Vector

COP26: FUTURE Institute for Sustainable Transformation launched at ESMT Berlin

November 3, 2021
On the second day of the international climate conference COP26, leading representatives of German business, academia, and civil society launched a new sustainability institute.
Tatiana Lluent

Research on diversity in organizations: new endowed chair at ESMT Berlin

October 7, 2021
Tatiana Lluent, assistant professor of strategy, is the new holder of the Volkswagen Group Junior Chair for Diversity in Organizations at ESMT Berlin.