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Social responsibility, sustainable development and business ethics

Over the last few decades, our societies have become increasingly concerned about responsibility, sustainability and ethics. HEC Montréal’s research teams devote all their innovative skills to pursuing these objectives. Our teams transform your daily life, through their work on themes as diverse as energy transition, the circular economy and business ethics.

Research themes related to this issue

  • Environment
  • Circular economy
  • Energy transition
  • Green finance
  • Social justice
  • Equity, diversity and inclusion
  • Ageing of the population
  • Social impact of companies
  • Business ethics

These research themes can contribute to addressing different issues.

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HEC Montréal has placed research and knowledge transfer at the heart of its mission. In particular, it prioritizes research activities with the potential to demonstrate leadership, and which respond to the issues currently facing society.


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