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WHU Knowledge is the school’s online expertise platform
Search for specific topics in one of our nine fields of interest or simply browse through our latest articles, podcasts, and videos. You never know what you might find!
WHU Knowledge is the school’s online expertise platform
Search for specific topics in one of our nine fields of interest or simply browse through our latest articles, podcasts, and videos. You never know what you might find!

About WHU Knowledge

WHU Knowledge is the online expertise platform of WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, one of Germany’s leading business schools. It provides hands-on insights for business executives, journalists, politicians, associations, and fellow researchers on a variety of economic and managerial subjects. WHU Knowledge combines the expertise of the school’s many chairs and promotes a lively exchange of ideas.

Search for specific topics in one of our nine fields of interest or simply browse through our latest articles. You never know what you might find! All of our articles have a solid research foundation and have been selected for their practical relevance. They are quick to the point and easy to read—and all are based on the expertise of one of Europe’s most renowned faculties in the field of economics or that of our prominent guest collaborators. Get inspired!

We are happy to inform you of our latest articles via our newsletter. If you wish to submit an article for publication, please contact us at presse(at)whu.edu.

How Artificial Intelligence Misleads Us to “Justify” Our Bad Actions
WHU Knowledge

How Artificial Intelligence Misleads Us to “Justify” Our Bad Actions

Why we can’t fully trust artificial intelligence—even if its suggestions have gained importance

 
State Pensions: How to Defuse a Ticking Time Bomb
Economics

State Pensions: How to Defuse a Ticking Time Bomb

Professor Christian Hagist on the sustainability of pension insurance and social security

 
A Look at the Cost Explosion in the Healthcare System
WHU Knowledge

A Look at the Cost Explosion in the Healthcare System

Why pharmaceutical expenditures in Germany will drastically increase over time

 
Choosing Your Own Team?
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Choosing Your Own Team?

Why self-selected teams strongly differ from those composed randomly

 
Having What Others Can’t
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Having What Others Can’t

Why status symbols are a lot more than just money and fancy cars

 
How You Can Recharge Your Batteries during a Demanding Day
WHU Knowledge

How You Can Recharge Your Batteries during a Demanding Day

How a few minutes of laughter at work can boost your well-being and performance

 
"Deciding Strategically or Deciding Randomly?"
Economics

"Deciding Strategically or Deciding Randomly?"

The “hope is not a strategy” podcast with Professor Jürgen Weigand

 
"How to Learn Strategic Thinking and Acting In 34 Minutes"
Economics

"How to Learn Strategic Thinking and Acting In 34 Minutes"

The “hope is not a strategy” podcast with Professor Jürgen Weigand

 
Fake News is More Than Just Fabricated Content
WHU Knowledge

Fake News is More Than Just Fabricated Content

Deceptive rhetorical devices used in public and medial discourse can influence general opinion—and often go undetected

 
Is Our Health Care System About to Crash?
Economics

Is Our Health Care System About to Crash?

Professor Christian Hagist on the importance of prevention for our health care system

 
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