News: Archive 2011
The Board of the Aalto University Executive Education has confirmed the company’s strategic direction for the next five years’ planning horizon. The company is seeking strong profitable growth and aiming for doubling its size by the end of 2016.
The School of Economics is a partner in a Master's Degree programme in economics and business administration that is ranked second-best in the world.
Previously, software manufacturers would take all precautions to keep their source codes closed in order to safeguard their business. Today, jealously guarding your own product may even function to slow down your business, demonstrate researchers from Aalto University School of Economics in two articles published in the journal IEEE Software. The journal is targeted to software professionals. In the articles published, the researchers consider the effects of distributing open source code to business and inter-company relations.
With the Thirst for knowledge annual award Aalto University Executive Education acknowledges an organization or individual who showcases openness, courage, boundary breaking and learning from experimenting and doing. This year this award is given for the 13th time.
Dean Jyrki Wallenius has appointed 20.9.2011 D.Sc. (Tech.) Pauli Murto Associate Professor (without tenure, 5 years) in Economics (Applied Microeconomics) and D.Sc. (Econ.) Elias Rantapuska, Assistant Professor (1. term, 3 years) in Finance at the School of Economics.