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123RF

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Stock photos, sounds, vectors and videos

Contents

Stock photos, sounds, vectors and videos

Access

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Ex Libris

Directory of journals subscribed to by the HEC Paris Learning Center

Contents

  • Search Engine for reviews, magazines and journals subscribed to by the HEC Paris Learning Center
  • Rankings by theme and the HEC Paris journal classification (A, B +, B and C)
  • Direct access to journals

Numilog

Access to ebooks

Contents

Access to ebooks on finance and management including:

  • Strategor
  • Performance Management and Control
  • (Ré)inventez votre Business Model – Avec l’approche Odyssée 3.14

Technical infos

To read these ebooks, Adobe Digital Edition and an Adobe account are needed. More info here.

Bloomberg L.P.

On-site and remote access with a reservation only trough Affluences

Equity trading platform and financial information on companies

Contents

  • Real-time data and historic data on global financial markets
  • Financial analysis and company news
  • Segment analysis and risk management

Access

  • On-site: 9 terminals available in the Bloomberg Finance Lab of the Learning Center, only trough Affluences.
  • Remotely: available only trough Affluences. More information here.
  • 12 simultaneous connections.
  • New users need to create an account when logging for the first time.

NB : The amount of data that can be downloaded on each terminal with the Bloomberg API (Excel) is limited. A daily and a monthly limit also applies.

Guides :  Bloomberg_Getting Started+ Code of conduct

Business Digest

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Summaries of management science books

Contents

Ten page records including syntheses of reference books and interviews with leaders at a national and international level.

Areas

Marketing, Management Skills , Human Resource and Organizations Management, Prospects and Strategy, Operational Efficiency, Economy.

Access

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

The Business of Fashion Ltd

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

News and analysis on the fashion industry

Content

  • News, reviews and analysis on the fashion industry
  • Career and jobs offers
  • Online courses

Access

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

EBSCO

Academic articles in Management Science

Contents

Subject areas

Management, marketing, economics, finance, accounting, international business

Tutorials and video support

Cairn.info

French academic articles in the humanities and social sciences

Contents

French journals in the humanities, social and political with full text articles

Online Help

Cap Financials

Financial information on listed and unlisted companies

Content

Company financial information, including:

  • Statutes
  • GA report
  • Financial statements
  • Leaders

Les Echos

Capital Finance is currently unavailable.

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions in France and the World

Contents

Capital investment operations, mergers & acquisitions and news

Technical Info

This database is available in french only

Access

Capital Finance is currently unavailable.

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Standard & Poor's

A account is required to access Capital IQ

Financial and market information on more than 3 500 000 private and public companies, industrials sectors and fixed income investments

Content

  • Financial data on private and public companies including ownership, ratios, income statement, capital structure, M&A and key developments
  • Operationnal data and analyses on multiple industrials sectors : ratios, M&A, public offer
  • Fixed Income data: maturity, credit default swap, issuer, ratings
  • Information on boards members and executive : compensation, biographic data, alma matter
  • Macroeconomic data : GDP, CIP, employment

Access

You must create your personal account to access Capital IQ:

  • First connection: Click on the “New user ?” button and type your HEC e-mail address. You will then receive an email from Capital IQ to set your password.
  • Exel Add-In to download here

Standard & Poor’s

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2 students

Structure of the debt and equity of companies worldwide

Contents

  • Structure of debt for over 60,000 global listed and unlisted companies.
  • Information on debt instruments that make up the category, priority level, amount outstanding, interest rates, convertibility, currency and maturity.

Also provides these data in aggregate form for each company:

  • Structure of equity for more than 80,000 active and inactive companies worldwide.
  • Provides in particular for each title, category, face value, convertibility, the amount outstanding, the allowed amount and the rights attached.

Coverage

  • Debt: from 2001
  • Equity: from 1994

Access

Standard & Poor’s

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2students

Profiles and salaries of managers worldwide

Contents

  • 4.5 million professionals and more than 2.4 million people, including executives, members of boards of directors, investors worldwide.
  • Profiles for each professional, containing : contact information, biography, its functions, pay, boards on which he serves.
  • More than 40 different types of remuneration: salaries, bonuses, benefits, stock options, etc.

Coverage 

  • Details of remuneration: from 2002
  • Summaries of remuneration: from 1998
  • Profiles: from 1998

Access 

HEC Paris Learning Center

All references to documents collected and purchased by the HEC Paris Learning Center

Contents

All coursebooks, thesis, novels and DVDs available at the Learning Center.

Technical Info

To extend your loan, click on “Personal Account” then “Location” or contact: learning-center@hec.fr

CEPR

Working papers on economic policy since 1969

Contents (open access)

The Centre for Economic Policy Research provides access to a full text database including discussion papers, publications, meeting reports and CEPR researcher names and addresses.

National Committee for Scientific Research (CNRS)

Categorization of journals in economics and management by the CNRS

Contents 

  • Ranking of journals in 4 categories: 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Last updated: June 2020

Access 

Categorization of Journals in Economics and Management

Standard & Poor’s

Remote access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2 students

Financial information on listed companies in the world (excluding North America) and capital markets

Contents
– Data on companies and capital markets, including the historical daily and monthly prices, dividends and securities transactions.

– Company details :

  • Covers 74,000 active and inactive companies located in 112 countries outside of North America (1200 French companies and German companies in 1300)
  • Commercial / industrial companies and banks
  • Full history, including: income statements, balance sheets, and market data

– Share data : capital market prices (monthly data) , dividends, share prices, issued capital, earnings per share:

  • 88,000 securities transactions
  • Price History for 90 local markets

– Information exchange with equivalence tables for 110 currencies
– 90% of the Asian market (95 % of the Taiwanese market )
– 94% of the European market

Coverage

  • Accounts: annual data from 1950 (1987 on WRDS); quarterly data from 1962 (1987 on WRDS)
  • Share data : daily and monthly data from 1962 (1970 on WRDS)

Access

Standard & Poor’s

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2students

Financial information on listed companies and capital markets in North America

Contents

Data on companies and capital markets , including the historical daily and monthly prices, dividends and securities transactions.

Business data :

  • Covers the active or inactive companies listed on the North American market (USA and Canada)
  • Specific indicators on the  air traffic , housing , gaming , construction , health , energy , mining or semiconductors areas.
  • Commercial / industrial companies and banks
  • Data on pension plans, data by department

Market data :

  • Share price , dividends and profits for about 70,000 companies listed on the NYSE , AMEX , TSE and other exchanges in North America .
  • Securities transactions

Index data , and composition coursesRatings :

  • The Ratings module for data access to ratings from S & P S & P Domestic Long Term Issuer Credit Rating, S & P Subordinated Debt Rating, S & P Domestic Short Term Issuer Credit Ratings (ratings available to more than 20,000 institutions and more than 207,000 financial instruments in 2006)

Coverage

  • Accounts: annual data from 1950; quarterly data from 1961
  • Industry Data and pensions : from 1973
  • Data by department: annual data from 1976
  • Share data : daily data from 1983; monthly from 1962

Access

Center for Research in Security Prices

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2students

Allows you to link CRSP stock data with Compustat business data

Contents

  • Allows you to link CRSP stock data with Compustat business data
  • Data from Compustat (Standard & Poor’s) reformatted in the CRSPAccess proprietary format.
  • The file does not contain data from CRSP: they must be linked at another time.

Coverage

  • CRSP: market data on four U.S. exchanges from 1925.
  • Compustat: accounting data from companies listed in North America from 1950.

Access

  • Requires prior registration from the WRDS website, which must then be validated by the Learning Center
  • Access to this platform is reserved for professors, PhD students, specialized masters and M2 (major) students at HEC Paris

Center for Research in Security Prices

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2students

Performance of open-ended mutual funds (investment funds with variable capital)

Contents 
– Information on the performance of open-ended mutual funds using survivor-bias-free data
– 39 000 funds (26 000 active, 13000 inactive)

  • Daily / monthly liquidation figures
  • Investment styles and objectives
  • Asset Allocation
  • Portfolio Composition
  • Fee Structure
  • Profitability

Coverage

From 1962

Access

  • Requires prior registration from the WRDS website, which must then be validated by the Learning Center
  • Access to this platform is reserved for professors, PhD students, specialized masters and M2 (major) students at HEC Paris

Center for Research in Security Prices

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2students

Data on listed securities

Contents

  • Data on financial securities listed on the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ Arca
  • History of daily and monthly prices, trading volume, outstanding shares, return (dividends included or excluded) outputs scholarship, historical distributions (including dividends and splits)
  • More than 27,000 titles

Coverage

  • NYSE: from December 31, 1925
  • NYSE Amex: from July 2, 1962
  • NASDAQ: from December 14, 1972
  • Arca from March 8, 2006

Access

  • Requires prior registration from the WRDS website, which must then be validated by the Learning Center
  • Access to this platform is reserved for professors, PhD students, specialized masters and M2 (major) studentd at HEC Paris

Dalloz

French law

Contents 

  • Administrative law, business, civil, real estate, criminal, French social
  • 60 Codes annotated or commented
  • 1,500,000 judicial decisions
  • Encyclopedia: 12 directories, more than 2000 items
  • 20 journals (AJDA, Dalloz, RTD civ. Etc …) full text
  • 15 items
  • 3 forms containing more than 1100 models act (civil, criminal and commercial)
  • Acts being codified and uncodified

Refinitiv

Accessible on site. Licences can be temporarily granted for remote access, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Data on listed companies and financial markets around the world

Contents

-Data on companies and financial markets around the world

-Macroeconomic indicators and time series

-Business data ( Worldscope):

  • 75,000 listed companies, active and inactive, in 119 countries. Information available from 1980
  • Commercial / industrial companies and banks

-Market Data:

  • Stocks, bonds, derivatives, commodities
  • Securities transactions

-Bond rating:

  • Historical and current ratings from S & P
  • Current ratings by Fitch , Moody’s and DBRS

-Data on socially responsible investment ( ASSET4 ESG):

  • Covers over 4,000 international companies

-Macroeconomic indicators and forecasts by international institutions

-Equity indices , bond indices and index composition:

  • 280000 Indices
  • Global indices of MSCI, FTSE , S & P , DOW JONES STOXX and HSBC

-Financial forecasts (I / B / E / S):

  • 22,000 companies in 80 countries

-Data on investment funds:

  • Mutual funds, closed-end funds, ETFs ( Exchange Traded Funds) , Hedge funds, pension funds ( pension funds)

Coverage

Details on a base by base basis

Access

  • On site: on a computer in the StockMarkets space of the Learning Center
  • Remotely: an account is required, please contact learning-center@hec.fr
  • Click on the Refinitiv tab in Excel and sign in.

Indexpresse

Topical summaries of newspaper articles French

Contents

460000 abstracts of economic, sectoral and professional French press from 500 journals and magazines

Subject areas

  • Markets (production, consumption, distribution, leading companies…)
  • Corporate life (strategy, investment, international development…)
  • The management of the economic environment (development of methods and examples of applications)

Coverage

From 1995

Proquest

Bibliographic references of American theses

Contents (open access)

2,000,000 references of American theses

Coverage 

  • From 1938
  • For a thesis in full text, make an ILL request.

Ebsco

Selection of digital books in Management Science

Contents

Over 600 e-books selected by HEC Paris Learning Center

Areas

Management science, economics

The Economist Group

Weekly magazine-format newspaper.

Content

Full-text since 1997, current edition included (audio edition excluded). Bonus : economic and financial indicators, blogs, films and podcasts.

Access

Uniquely trough the website, access through The Economist app not included.

RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)

Research Papers in Economics

Contents

Research Papers in Economics from research institutions worldwide. Integration of research papers from HEC Paris.

Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Academic articles in Management Science from the Emerald Group

Contents

  • Journal titles in full text
  • Advances in.. . and Research in…  series

Subject areas 

Marketing, human resources, accounting, production management and quality management.

Coverage 

From 1955

CDROM (SNi)

Articles from French and foreign news press

Contents

  • Full text articles from 3,500 titles French and foreign press.
  • For example: Le Monde, Les Echos, the New York Times, The Economist.

Technical Info

Warning: only 3 simultaneous connections are permitted. (Other press/news resources are available, for example Factiva)

User guide (in french)

Sandard and Poor’s

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2students

Remuneration of U.S. company executives

Contents

  • Remuneration of executive salaries, bonuses, stock options, bonuses, pensions and other remuneration.
  • Data of annual procurement of companies
  • 2,872 active and inactive U.S. companies

Coverage

From 1992

Access

  • Requires prior registration to the WRDS website, which must then be validated by the Learning Center
  • The database is available in the Compustat Capital IQ dataset
  • Access to this platform is reserved for professors, PhD students, specialized masters and M2 (major) students at HEC Paris

Dow Jones

French and foreign news articles

Contents

  • Full text articles from 35 000 titles of French and foreign press, from 200 countries and 28 languages​​.
  • For examples: Les Echos, the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal

Technical Info :

Warning : Only 10 simultaneous connections allowed at one time. (You can also try another press and news resource, such as Europresse)

Research Assistance :

  • Use the word AND between each search term
  • For example: “outsourcing AND logistics”

User guide

The Financial Times Ltd

Daily Economic Information

Contents

  • Full text : from 2004, edition of the day included
  • Bonus content : specialized blogs , market data , videos and podcasts
  • Ranking of business schools

Services

  • mobile access ( app iPad, iPhone or Android)
  • service creating custom alerts
  • a ” ePaper ” ( digital replica of the printed editions of the newspaper 5 : UK, Europe , USA, Asia , Middle East )
  • the ” FT Newslines ” , an integrated annotation tool , created exclusively for the academic community allowing teachers to integrate sections of FT in their teaching , comment and share their annotations with their students or other community
  • Clipping service for ” pinning ” an article to save in their personal and / or space to share
  • FT Lexicon, a specialized glossary referencing thousands of terms and phrases
  • Case Studies of actual case studies of companies on the reasons for their success or their failure
  • Special Reports, an important source of archives of regional and sectoral analysis

Access

Fill the form. Please use your HEC mail address.

To access this service, FT asks you to enter data whose use is explained in their privacy policy.
When you no longer have access to this service, in order for the FT data to be deleted, you must contact help@ft.com by requesting the deletion of your data or go to “Contact Us” on their website .

Ex Libris

Integrated search engine

Focus is a search engine that indexes:

  • books, scientific journals, eJournals and ebooks
  • millions of scientifico pen access eJournals (HaL, ArXiv, licences nationales, Persee…)

Forrester Research

An account is required, contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Studies on new technologies

Contents

  • 4000 Studies: strategy and marketing of new technologies and e-commerce
  • The Forecasts are not included in our subscription

You must create your own personal account to access these studies:

  • First connection: contact learning-center@hec.fr
  • On your account is created:
    • Click on “Log In”
    • Enter your email address and password

Frost & Sullivan

Market Studies

Contents
Market research on these several sectors :

  • health
  • aerospace and defence
  • automotive transportation
  • business and financial services
  • career research
  • chemicals, materials, foods
  • consumer products
  • education
  • electronics and security
  • energy and power systems
  • environment and building technologies
  • industrial automation
  • information and communication technologies
  • measurement and instrumentation
  • metals and minerals

Please note : “TechVision” reports are not included in our subscription

Coverage

From 2011

Gartner Research

Research reports on information technologies

By accessing this website you agree that your lastname, firstname and email address will be used, stored and transferred by Gartner to their U.S.-based servers, for the sole purpose of administering your services (Gartner Privacy Policy). You can choose to modify or remove your personnal data by contacting privacy@gartner.com.

Content

  • Research reports on information technologies (IT, e-commerce, new technologies…).
  • Warning: does not include “market analysis”.

Technical info

  • Click on the link and log in with your HEC credentials.
  • If you are already logged in on HEC portal (portal.hec.fr), you will be automatically redirected to Gartner’s website.
  • Log out of HEC portal to close your session on Gartner.

IndexPresse

This is a demo access. Accessible on site only. 

Summaries and articles from the French press in many subjects.

Contents

  • 450,000 article references
  • 300,000 articles available in pdf
  • 250 French journals and magazines in various subjects including:
    • News & Information
    • Economics & Management
    • Sciences
    • Humanities & Social Sciences
    • Politics & International Relations

The full list of titles is available in pdf.

Technical infos

  • This is a demo access.
  • Contents in French only.

Access

Accessible on site only.

Google

Articles in management

Contents

Indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature. The content of several Learning Center databases is available via Google Scholar, including Business Source Complete, Emerald and JSTOR.

Access

To configure your access, consult this guide.

EBSCO

Academic articles covering environmental issues

Contents

  • 9000 full-text articles on environmental issues
  • 600,000 article references

Coverage

From 1970

Subject areas

Environment and Energy

Tutorials

Tutorials and video support 

Evaluation of Research and Higher Education Agency

List of journals ranked by Hcéres

Contents (open access)

Ranking of journals in Economics and Management

Department of Research, HEC Paris

List of journals classified by the Research Department of HEC Paris

Contents (open access)

  • Ranking of journals in 4 categories: A, B +, B, C
  • Last update: 2019

Access

SSRN

HEC Research Papers

Contents

Selection of research papers written or co-written by HEC researchers.

IMD

IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook

Contents

Reports and data on the competitiveness of countries, including annual reports and the “IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook” published by the IMD.

Coverage

From 1989

Access 

On site only

International Monetary Fund

Access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools

Contents (open access)

Information and perspective on:

  • macroeconomics
  • globalization
  • development
  • trade and aid
  • technical assistance
  • demographics
  • emerging markets
  • policy advice
  • poverty reduction

Official statistics portal

Data from French public bodies and sector studies

Contents (open access)

  • All statistical information produced by public statistics
  • Portal powered by official statistics websites (INSEE, ministerial statistical services and contracted public organisations and agencies)

JSTOR

Archives of academic articles in management science, economics and social sciences

Contents

  • Archives of full text articles of more than 200 American and British academic journals, specializing in economic and social sciences
  • Subscripions held for the following collections: Arts & Sciences I, II and IV

Coverage

  • From the first issue of each journal
  • A period embargo 2 to 7 years

Online Help

Wolters Kluwer

International arbitration

Contents

Access to a valuable online collection of arbitration related material:

  • Information for 200 jurisdictions
  • Access to over 230+ books and eleven journals (including the full ICCA Yearbook and Congress Book Series)
  • Commentary from 4800+ authors and expert practitioners
  • Over 2,250 arbitral awards
  • Rules for more than 200 major institutions
  • 10,000 court decisions
  • The text of almost 500 arbitration laws and over 2,250 Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs)

Lamy

Official documentation of French and European Legislation

Contents

Doctrines, magazines , forms, official funds , state aid

Subject areas

Labor law, tax law, civil law , criminal law and procedure , business law , law of the intangible , real estate , local authorities and associations, environment and product regulation , transport and specialized duties.

Coverage

Official resources:

  • Jurisprudence française et européenne Conseil constitutionnel from 1958
  • Décisions d’auutorités administratives (CNIL from 1979,  AMF from 1989, CSA from 1989 etc.

Lamy funds and connections:

  • 70 books in the fields of labor law, tax law, civil law , criminal law and procedure , business law , law of immaterial property law , local authorities and associations, environment and product regulation , transport and specialized duties
  • 20 journal titles including Lamy ( Business Law and Competition Law ) , Quality Option , Cahiers du HRD, Environmental Law Bulletin, etc.

French Government

Site for public broadcasting of French law

Contents

  • Official Journal – Collective Agreements
  • Decisions of the Courts and Tribunals
  • Decisions of the National Commission on Informatics and Liberties (CNIL)
  • Standards issued by the European institutions – International Treaties and Agreements
  • French Constitution – Current version and earlier legislative and regulatory text
  • Information regarding the update of content

Common Use Cases (in French) / Quick Start Guide (in French)

CCI NETWORK

Information regarding help available to firms

Contents (open access)

Database network of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry regarding aid to firms

LexisNexis

An account is required to access Lexis360

French law

Contents
Jurisprudence and legislation of French law. Legal information.

  • 86 official codes , 42000 laws and consolidated regulations, European regulations and 600 consolidated directives
  • 2,000,000 judicial decisions (judgments made ​​available by the Supreme Court , courts of appeal , the State Council , the Court of Justice of the European Union, the General Court , the European Court of law of the man etc )
  • Constitutional Council judgements since 1958
  • The Official Gazette, Acts and Decrees
  • European Source of Treaties , Law ( Official Journal of the European Union ) , Law
  • Encyclopedias : More than 60 collections , nearly 360 volumes JurisClasseur
  • 28 journals, 5 editions of The Legal Week ( JCPG , JCPE , JCPA , JCPS  )
  • Official Bulletins
  • 330 Collective Agreements
  • 180 references

Coverage
40 years of cases

Official Journal
From 1 January 1990: order , laws, decrees , orders, circulars , personal actions , decisions and deliberations from institutions or courtsFrom 1 January 2002, notices and communications

Video tutorials / Online Help

Technical infos

An account is required to access Lexis360.

  • First connection: click on “Se connecter” > “Créer votre compte” then fill in the form with your HEC email address
  • If you already create an account: click on “Se connecter” and enter your HEC mail address and your password

Manageris

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Synoptic content on management and strategy.

Contents

8-page summaries on a key management issue, based on a selection of international publications and written by experts from the business world. These summaries, accompanied by examples, checklists and graphics, focus on the following themes:

  • Leadership
  • People Management
  • Executive Skills
  • Strategy
  • Organization and Change
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Finance and Measurement
  • Information Technology
  • Operational Performance
  • Corporate Citizenship

Access

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Marketline

Market research, company profiles, country studies and financial transactions

Contents

  • 6702 Market Studies
  • 103,395 company profiles and SWOT analysis
  • 110 country profiles
  • 72 city profiles
  • 465 case studies
  • 411,306 financial transactions

Arte

A account is required to access Médiathèque Numérique

Videos on demand

Contents

  • Nearly 5,000 programs (55% Cinema 30% Documentaries and magazines, 10% Kids 5% shows) of the ARTE and Univers Ciné catalogs
  • Videos in original versions, subtitled
  • Access each month up to 3 contents on your laptop, smartphone or tablet
  • Watch your content online or download it for 48h

Access

Subscribe with the “Inscription button“. Your request will be validated by the Learning Center

Editions Francis Lefebvre

French Law

Contents

  • Resources on French business law, tax law, social law and accounting.
  • Gives access to Francis Lefebvre’s Mementos, legal periodicals and codes.

Coverage

  • Mementos : current and previous years
  • Journals : Depends journals (Feuillet Rapide Fiscal Social from 2002, Bulletin Fiscal from 2002 etc)
  • Revues de Jurisprudence (Bulletin de Conclusion Fiscale from 2001, Revue de Jurisprudence Fiscale from 1975)

Access 

  • First connection:  enter the username of your choice and click “Submit” then fill in the form
  • On your account is created: Enter your username and click “Submit”

National Bureau of Economic Research

Papers published by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Contents

Papers published by the National Bureau of Economic Research (Cambridge, USA).

The New York Times Company

American Daily Newspaper

Contents

  • “All the News That’s Fit to Print ”
  • Find breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate.

Access

You must create your personal account to access the NY Times : 

  • First time login: click on “Create Account” and enter your HEC email address and a password
  • Once the account is created: click on “Already have an account? Log in here” and enter your HEC email address and password
  • The journal is also available on the mobile application: Android / iOS

The New York Times

A account is required to access NYTinEducation

The New York Times website for Higher Education

Contents

Professors can explore Times content by area of study, including:

  • Leadership: Connects leadership concepts to real-world examples
  • International Relations: Detailed coverage of world events
  • Business: Enriches learning through the use of case studies and current events
  • Instructional Strategies: Faculty-driven strategies to promote student achievement across disciplines
  • Co-Curricular Activities: Promote learning outside the classroom

Access

Create your personal account by filling in the form. Use your HEC email address.

OAPEN Foundation

Digital Books

Contents (open access)

More than 2,000 eBooks from France, Germany, UK, Italy, Denmark and the Netherlands

Subject Areas

Social Sciences, Economics, Finance, Art, Law, Literature, Mathematics, History / Geography

OCDE

Studies, journals and statistics from OECD

Contents

OECD publications: books, journals, statistics and analysis for all OECD countries.

Subject areas

Agriculture, Development, Commerce, Economics, Education, Employment, Energy, Environment, Finance, Taxation, Governance Industry & Services, Social Issues, Science & Technology, Transportation

Coverage

Since 1999

Online Help

Bureau van Dijk

Access is limited to 6 simultaneous users. A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Accounts information for over 386 million companies worldwide

Contents

Accounts of more than 386 million international companies with over 90,000 listed.

  • Detailed financial statements in a standardized format to facilitate comparisons, but also as filed by companies in the national register
  • Financial Soundness Indicators
  • Directors and their contact
  • Digitized reports
  • Market information for listed companies
  • Detailed ownership
  • News and articles

Coverage

10 years

Access 

  • A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr
  • Access is limited to 6 simultaneous users

Pappers

Informations on french companies

Content

  • Financial statement
  • Financial data
  • Minutes and status abstracts
  • Board members

Data sources: INSEE, INPI and BODACC.

Euromonitor International

Market research on consumer goods in the world

Contents

  • Qualitative Data and statistics for 27 industries
  • Focusing on consumer goods in rapid growth
  • Covering 80 countries (“Industries” tab)
  • Country information and consumer trends for 210 countries (“countries and Consumers” tab)
  • Company profiles, SWOT analysis, brand strategy, prospects and market shares. The tool “Competitors Analysis” help you find the firm’s competitors.
  • Ability to create alerts on a sector by creating an account
  • Dashboard: displays the data on a world map
  • The data is produced by the publisher, from official statistical sources cited

Passport search guide.pdf

Persée

French academic articles in the humanities and social sciences

Contents (open access)

  • 200 retrospective collections in the humanities and social sciences
  • Full text, usually available from the first published issue. For the most recent editions, see the Cairn database

PressReader

Online Newsstand

Content

  • Access to 6000+ newspapers and magazine from all around the globe.
  • Available titles : China Daily, Corriere della Sera, Der Tagesspiegel, El Paìs, Forbes, Le Figaro, The Guardian, The Hindu and more.

EBSCO

Academic articles covering psychology

Contents

  • Abstracts of academic papers published by the American Psychological Association (APA).
  • 178,000 full-text articles.

Coverage

From 1894

Tutorials

Tutorials and video support

EBSCO

Academic articles in psychology and behavioural sciences

Contents

Full text articles from 540 journals

Subject areas

Psychology, behavioral and emotional characteristics, psychiatry, mental processes, anthropology, experimental methods and observation.

Coverage

From 1960

Tutorials

Tutorials and video support

EBSCO

References for academic papers covering psychology

Contents

3.6 million bibliographic records of articles, books and theses, published by the American Psychological Association (APA)

Subject areas

Psychology, Social Sciences

Coverage

From 1806

Tutorials

Tutorials and video support

Harzing.com

Compilation of journal rankings

Contents (free access)

Compilation of 10 rankings (FT AERES, etc.) listing 950 journals.

Technical Info

PDF format Lists are available by journal title, by subject and by ISSN.

Refinitiv

Accessible on site. Licences can be temporarily granted for remote access, contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Financial information in real time on financial markets around the world

Contents

-Business data (Worldscope):

  • Covers more than 75,000 listed companies, active and inactive , in 119 countries . Information available from 1980.

-Economic and market data:

  • Deals
  • Stocks, bonds , derivatives, commodities, currencies
  • Securities transactions

-Ratings:

Broker reports, Country reports , country indicators , ratings and news
Equity indices , bond indices and index composition

  • 280000 Indexes
  • Global indices of MSCI, FTSE , S & P , DOW JONES STOXX and HSBC

-Forecasts (I/B/E/S):

  • 22,000 companies in 80 countries

-Investment funds (Lipper):

  • Includes mutual funds , closed-end funds, ETFs, hedge funds , pension funds

-Islamic Finance

Coverage

Some data are available from 1980.

Access 

  • On site: on a computer in the StockMarkets space of the Learning Center
  • Remotely: an account is required, please contact learning-center@hec.fr

CCI Paris Ile-de-France

Economic information for the Ile de France

Contents (free access)

  • Information and sectoral data for the Ile de France region
  • Regional and departmental situation

Areas
Industry, Trade, Service

Centre for open electronic publishing

French academic articles in humanities and social sciences

Contents (open access)

  • Full text of journals in the humanities and social sciences.
  • eBooks (viewed via online streaming) and research notebooks.

RSE Data News

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

News on sustainable development and sustainable finance

Content

  • News, analyses, surveys and interviews with executives
  • CSR-ESG watch for professionals in corporate social responsibility, sustainable development, social governance, socially responsible investment and green and sustainable finance.
  • Please note: reports are not included in our subscription

Access

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Elsevier

Academic papers in economics, management science and humanities

Contents 

  • 3,000 full-text journals, including 233 management titles.
  • 111 digital books in economics, management and humanities.

Subject areas

  • Biology
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Chemistry
  • Life Sciences
  • Energy Economics
  • Management
  • Finance Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Computer Science Decision Physics
  • Astronomy Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Environmental Sciences

Coverage

From 1968 for journals in economics and from 1995 for other subject areas

Refinitiv

Accessible on site. Licences can be temporarily granted for remote access, contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances and debt market in the world

Contents

  • Mergers and acquisitions: 750,000 transactions worldwide in 1970 , including 250,000 in the United State
  • Market Debt: 600,000 bonds ( low risk , high yield , emerging markets, ABS)- Capital Markets : 150,000 transactions ( IPO and its consequences, block sale , convertible bonds
  • Government Funding
  • Project Funding: 15,000 projects around the world
  • Joint ventures and acquisitions: 125,000 joint ventures worldwide and 17,000 buyback programs to anti-takeover United Unis
  • Defenses: profile advocacy 5,500 public companies in the world, with details of 10,000 amendments adoption of shareholder rights plan
  • Shareholder activist: Detailed account of more than 1,500 campaigns dissenting shareholder (proxy contests, public shareholder proposals)

Coverage

From 1970

Access

  • On site: on a computer in the StockMarkets space of the Learning Center
  • Remotely: an account is required, please contact learning-center@hec.fr

Quick start guide

La Documentation Française

French legal formalities for individuals, professionals and associations

Contents (open access)

  • Information on the legal formalities to associations and individual professionals.
  • Includes access to the Service-Public SME portal, that provides information on business development and administrative procedures.

Socioeco

Resource website of social and solidarity economy

Content (open access)

  • SSE bibliography
  • Encyclopedia (glossary, wiki, case studies)
  • Directory of SSE websites and SSE training
  • Thesis on the diverse thematic linked to research on SSE
  • Maps

Springer

Academic articles in Management Science

Contents

More than 1,000 full-text journals, including academic journals in marketing, accounting, economics, law and mathematics.

Coverage

Archives available from 1996.

Social Science Research Network

Working papers in economics, social sciences, humanities and law

Contents (open access)

450,000 research papers and articles published in economics, social sciences, humanities and law.

Collection of research papers from HEC Paris

Statista Inc.

Market data and international statistics

Contents 

  • More than 1,000,000 statistics focusing on industries, markets, consumers, trends and insights downloadable in all popular formats, including PowerPoint, Excel, PDF and PNG.
  • Over 18,000 reliable public and scientific sources.
  • Data on 80,000 topics covering Europe – with a focus on the United Kingdom – the United States and China.
  • More than 20,000 Studies, over 3,000 Dossiers and all major Industry Reports.
  • Detailed forecasts on companies or for more than 450 different industries or for 40 advanced economies and developing countries.

Statista introduction

ABES

Collective catalogue of documents available from French higher education institutions

Contents (open access)

  • 10 million references (including those from the Learning Center).
  • Types of documents: books, theses, journals, electronic resources, audiovisual materials, microforms, maps, sheet music, manuscripts and old books …

For a document, make an Interlibrary Loan request.

Online Help

EBSCO

Reference documents on education and pedagogy

Contents

References to articles from 260 journals and books in education

Subject areas

Education Science : assessment, training, education, program, engineering training, language sciences taught.

Tutorials

Tutorials and video support

Abes (Agence bibliographique de l'enseignement supérieur)

Description of submitted theses and those under preparation in France (open access)

firsthand

Firsthand (Ex-Vault Career Intelligence) is temporarily unavailable

Guides to recruitment, business sectors, trades and businesses

Contents

  • Guides to recruitment sectors (consulting, finance …), trades and businesses (Insider Guides)
  • Practical help for résumé writing, cover letters and interview preparation guides
  • List of internship programs – Jobs and internships in the United States

Tutorials

Tutorial Videos

Technical Info

To download guides, please install Adobe Digital Editions.

Firsthand (Ex-Vault Career Intelligence) is temporarily unavailable

Thomson Reuters

Accessible on site. Licences can be temporarily granted for remote access, contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Financial information regarding venture capital

Contents

  • Venture- capital reports Information on private companies, leaders, companies financed by venture capital , limited partnerships, commitments and disbursements.
  • 1.2 million private companies worldwide
  • 38,000 projects venture capital, mezzanine funds , redemptions
  • 100,000 equity transactions
  • Contact details and CVs of cadres
  • Performance data for 4,000 funds

Coverage

20 years of history

Access

  • On site: on a computer in the StockMarkets space of the Learning Center
  • Remotely: an account is required, please contact learning-center@hec.fr

Askews and Holts

Access to more than 550 ebooks

Contents

Access to ebooks on the following subjects:

  • Business and management
  • Computing
  • Finance
  • Law
  • Psychology

Technical infos

To read the ebooks offline, Adobe Digital Editions must be installed on your computer. More info here.

Vocable

Languages apprenticeships

Contents

  • English edition of Vocable all available in digital format
  • the karaoke Vocable magazine
  • the karaoke conversation booklet (debates and interviews)
  • test levels and TOEIC preparation
  • archives (articles, audio files, videos, quizzes … accessible by keyword, subject or level via a search engine) from 2010 to today

Clarivate Analytics

Citations of academic articles

Contents

  • Citations database of academic articles providing access to abstracts or full-text articles from 10,000 journals cited.
  • Used to calculate the h-index of authors.

Coverage

  • Access to the Social Sciences Citation Index
  • Collection from 1956.

Guides 

Thomson Reuters

European law journals

Contents

  • Features over 1000 international bar journals and law reviews from across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and North America such as The Journal of Business Law, Columbia Law
  • Review, Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal and European Law Review.
  • The database contains articles, notes, symposium contribution and other materials from the available periodicals.
  • Coverage varies by publication.
  • Full coverage for some law review does not begin until 1994 (Prior to this date, coverage was limited to selected works).

Workmaze

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Lists and profiles of companies that recruit MBAs at an international level

Contents 

  • List of companies that recruit MBAs internationally
  • Links to a careers space, job / internship offers and specific programs: leadership, internship…

Access

A login and password are required, please contact: learning-center@hec.fr

Research guide

World Bank Group

Indicators and economic data on a global scale

Contents (open site access)

  • World Development Indicators (WDI): A set of development indicators from officially recognized international sources. Provides the most current and reliable data on development and includes national, regional and global estimates.
  • International Debt Statistics: financial flows, external debt trends and other major financial indicators for developing countries. Includes more than 200 indicators between 1970 and 2008 for most countries.

Wharton Research Data Services (Wharton University of Pennsylvania)

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2 students

Access interface to financial data

Contents

  • Through a common search interface, WRDS provides access to the following databases:
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • Audit analytics data
  • Bank Regulatory
  • blockholders
  • Capital IQ
  • Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP)
  • CENTRIS-Monthly Insights Reports
  • CBOE indexes
  • Compustat North America
  • CUSIP Master File
  • DMEF
  • Dow Jones
  • Execucomp
  • Fama
  • French (research) Portfolio and Liquidity Factors
  • FDIC
  • I / B / E / S
  • IRI Marketing Factbook: Point of Sale
  • Penn World Tables
  • People Intelligence
  • Philadelphia Stock Exchange United Currency Options
  • SEC Disclosure of Order Execution
  • TRACE

Coverage

Variable, depending on the database

Access

  • Requires prior registration from the WRDS website, which must then be validated by the Learning Center
  • Access to this platform is reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, specialized masters and M2 students at HEC Paris

Bureau Van Dijk

Access reserved for professors, PhD students, MBA, MSc and M2 students

Access to information on more than 300 million companies.

Content
Access to more than 300 million companies, mostly unquoted and including:

  • Descriptive info
  • Activity
  • Shareholders, subsidiaries, Branches, Head Quarter
  • Key financials
  • Global format and ratios
  • Detailed for listed companies
  • Interim accounts
  • Directors
  • Advisors
  • Financial Strength

Orbis data are separated into banks, industry and insurances. The complete list of names, brief descriptions and types of the variables in the Orbis tables originally provided to WRDS are available here.

Access
Remotely and on campus.

Technical infos
Only limited number of Orbis tables have WRDS web query forms and all the others are available via WRDS cloud or remote connecting.

Groupe Xerfi

Market Studies from France and the rest of the world

Contents

More than 500 studies redacted in French on business sectors in France or abroad:

  • Bank
  • Business services
  • Construction
  • Consumer goods
  • Distribution
  • Employment
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Food industry
  • Health
  • Hobbies
  • Household services
  • Immovable
  • Innovations
  • Insurance
  • Luxury
  • Media
  • Social relations
  • Technologies
  • Transportation

Technical Info

Studies can not be printed

Xerfi video channel