Our Research Excellence

INSEAD’s excellent reputation in the worlds of business and academia builds on our consistent research excellence. A virtuous circle of research success combined with our school’s intellectually rich and exciting environment, attracts top researchers from around the world who, in turn, conduct and produce outstanding research with substantial real-world and academic impact. The creation of new relevant knowledge is key to our drive to build an innovative research ethos, contributing to business and society.

INSEAD faculty conduct their research in an environment that nurtures intellectual exploration and knowledge creation. Specialised full-time research assistants, state of the art labs, and experienced educational designers are but a few examples of the abundant support INSEAD faculty receive so that they can focus what they do best – ideate and create new knowledge.

I invite you to browse these pages to discover more about [email protected]

Ziv Carmon
Dean of Research

Academic Impact



Real World Impact



Centres & Initiatives


Our Centers, Initiatives and Institutes combine research, impact and knowledge exchange by connecting academia and real-world practice.
Through research, we expand the frontiers of knowledge and shape global business leadership. As such, our researchers actively contribute to the school's ambitions.

Case Publishing


Did you know that INSEAD wrote 6 of the 10 best-selling cases distributed by the Case Centre in the past 40 years? That our cases were the Overall Winner of 5 of the last 10 Case Centre Global Case Awards? And that these cases are used in more than 100 business schools and universities around the world?

Latest Cases:

Mirvac (A): Building Balance

This award-winning case explores the challenges facing Susan Lloyd-Hurwitz, the CEO of Mirvac, an Australian property group, as she leads a major initiative to ‘mainstream’ flexible work arrangements across the organization.

Part B also available here.

By Zoe Kinias, Felicia A. Henderson
Published 24 Feb 2020
Topic Leadership & Organisations
Industry Real Estate, Construction
View case
Google in Russia: Leveraging Digital Analytics and Intelligence for Sustainable Growth
In October 2012, Dmitry Kuznetsov was appointed Country Marketing Director for Google Russia (Google RU). His primary objective was to propel Google RU ahead of the local champion Yandex, to the number one position in the Russian internet search market, leveraging Google’s digital intelligence and analytics products to win clients in a B2B setting.
By Joerg Niessing, Pascale Balze
Published 18 Feb 2020
Topic Marketing
Industry Computer Networking
View case
Sustaining the Mission: Strategic Options to Scale Unjani Clinics by 2030
Unjani Clinics NPC, a non-profit organization which has a goal of improving access to primary healthcare in South Africa, has grown exponentially from six pilot clinics to 54 clinics nationwide.
By Ithai Stern, Matthew Lee, Stephen E. Chick, Ridhima Aggarwal
Published 24 Jan 2020
Topic Strategy
Industry Hospital & Health Care
View case


If you have any questions about Research at INSEAD, please get in touch

. Contact INSEAD Research

Insead Personalised Experience




Save & Manage



It is easy, simply log in:

Via Social

  • icons
  • icons
  • icons


Use your email address