The management of social enterprises

The Centre for Social Economy aims to analyse the capacity of management sciences, in their various dimensions, to take into account the specificity of social enterprises; such analysis is supported by the economic and sociological grids developed for the analysis of social enterprises.

The Centre's research on the management of social enterprises is structured around 4 themes:

Major publications:

  • Mertens, S. (sous la direction de) (2010), La gestion des entreprises sociales, Edipro, Liège. To buy on line
  • Davister, C. & Mertens, S. (2009), « Comprendre les spécificités et les enjeux actuels de la gestion des entreprises sociales», La revue de l’observatoire, n°63, 3-6