​Business Research Centers

Olin's business research centers foster dynamic collaboration between academia and industry to produce knowledge and advance the understanding of firms and markets the world over. 

Bauer Leadership Center

The George and Carol Bauer Leadership Center seeks to impact every student and faculty member, as well as the broader community, by highlighting the importance of values-based leadership.

Boeing Center for Supply Chain Innovation (BCSCI)

With sponsorship from the Boeing Company and other corporate partners, BCSCI fosters interaction between industry and academia on issues relating to technology and IT and their impact on the management of a firm’s operations and those of its supply chain partners.

Center for Analytics and Business Insights (CABI)

Digital technology has made the creation, collection, and storage of ever increasing amounts of data possible and, in turn, has created a new industry around the slicing, dicing, and analysis of Big Data. Olin’s newest center will offer opportunities for faculty, students, and companies to collaborate on analysis and research.

Center for Research in Economics and Strategy (CRES)

CRES advances understanding of firms and markets by supporting scientific research employing state-of-the-art analytical and/or empirical methods to address substantive questions in economics and strategy.

Koch Center for Family Business

The Koch Center for Family Business engages the next generation of family business leaders and connects them to resources they need to succeed.

Wells Fargo Advisors Center for Finance and Accounting Research (CFAR)

Established in 2007, WFA-CFAR is the catalyst, focal point, and coordinating body for research in finance and accounting.


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