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  • What role do family relationships play in immigrants' integration process?

    [31 Oct 2017] How do family relationships in the home and host countries influence opportunity for immigrants? And how can an understanding of this help improve the integration of immigrants into the labor market and society? This is the research area of Quang Evansluong, guest researcher and Broman-scholar at Gothenburg Research Institute.

  • Understanding power and organisational learning

    [11 Oct 2017] Gustavo Guzman from Griffith University in Australia, now a visiting scholar at GRI, studies power from the perspectives of practice theory and Actor-Network Theory, and how politics shapes ethics and the other way around. Currently he is working on a study of a (failed) police department merger in Brazil.

  • A handbook (and an interview) on creativity

    [10 Oct 2017] Globalization and the rapid pace of technological change have made creativity and innovation important factors of success for many companies. But how does a company become more creative? What should, and can, leaders do? And how do you lead creative teams? The new Handbook of Research on Leadership and Creativity, edited by Sven Hemlin of GRI, and Michael D. Mumford, Professor at the University of Oklahoma, USA, collect the cutting edge science in the field. In this interview, Sven Hemlin, talks about what creativity really is and how we all can learn to become more creative.

  • Consumption and Sustainability - Does It Add Up?

    [5 Oct 2017] On August 2 of this year, we reached Overshoot Day. This is the day when the year¿s supply of renewable resources runs out, a day that comes earlier and earlier every year. Globally we are consuming like we have 1,7 planets at our disposal. This is not sustainable and for this to change we must consume less. But the economic system demands growth, and consuming less will have serious negative effects on the economy. How does this add up? Does it? What can the research on consumption tell us? At CCR many researchers grapple with these issues.

  • Institutional logic and immigrant women entrepreneurs focus for guest researchers

    [28 Sep 2017] Gothenburg Research Institute is a research center that maintains regular contacts with researchers from other universities in Sweden as well as other countries. Currently four guest researchers are visiting the Institute. Two of them are professor Tammar Zilber from Organizational Behavior Department at Hebrew University in Jerusalem and Huriye Yeröz, from Leicester Business School, De Montfort University, UK and a Research Fellow at Bromon Foundation for Research and Enterprise.

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