The CERGAM - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherche en Gestion d'Aix-Marseille is a host team (EA 4225) and one of the most important French research centers in management sciences, with nearly 150 members, including professors, researchers and doctoral students, working at the Universities of Aix-Marseille and Toulon. The unit is one of the main centers for the production of doctoral theses in management sciences in France and one of the oldest French research centers in management created in 1974. The mission of CERGAM is to promote research in management sciences. This research is embodied in doctoral theses (more than 400 defended), publications and national and international scientific events. The CERGAM provides its members with scientific and material support. CERGAM's doctoral students in management sciences are enrolled in doctoral schools 372 of Aix-Marseille University and 509 of the University of Toulon. The CERGAM participates in two institutes of Aix-Marseille University and two research federations.