Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou

Investment, overconfidence and the female edge

Published: 24Aug2017

A piece in Les Affaires looks at how our emotions and confidence can get the better of us when it comes to our investment practises, citing the panic in 2008 as proof that the markets are ruled...

John Dobson Foundation donates $2 million to support entrepreneurship at McGill

Published: 18Jul2017

Montreal, Quebec, July 18, 2017 - The John Dobson Foundation has announced a donation of $2 million – its largest gift to McGill yet – to fund the McGill X-1 Accelerator program run by the McGill...

Female deans share advice for young women graduating from business schools

Published: 9Jun2017

For convocation season, Poets & Quants asked several female deans of business schools what the current crop of new female grads should think about as they start out in the high-octane world of...

Desautels Dean on retail changes and opportunity

Published: 6Jun2017

In a recent op-ed for the Montreal Gazette, Desautels Dean Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou discussed the seismic changes that have affected the retail sector over the past thirty years....

Desautels Dean on Montreal as a college town, international students, and the McGill advantage

Published: 26May2017

When Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou started as Desautels Dean nearly two years ago, she immediately began work on a strategic plan and started to get to know the people who make up the faculty....

McGill to launch international retail-management school with gift from Bensadoun Family Foundation

Published: 12May2017

McGill University is on its way to becoming a global centre for retail-management training, thanks to a $25-million gift from Aldo Bensadoun (BCom'64, LLD'12) via the Bensadoun Family Foundation....

From the Dean's Desk: The Desautels Management Achievement Awards

Published: 23Feb2017

On behalf of the Desautels Faculty of Management, I wish to congratulate the deserving recipients of the 2017 Desautels Management Achievement Awards (DMAA), Mitch Garber (BA'86), CEO, Caesars...

Student events and the McGill context

Published: 23Feb2017

The McGill context can be a make-or-break thing when it comes to the University’s ability to take disciplinary action in the case of breach of the Code of Student Conduct at an event that is only...

A Statement on Mutual Respect

Published: 14Feb2017

Dear Members of the Desautels Community:...

A Message from Dean Bajeux-Besnainou on diversity

Published: 31Jan2017

Diversity, openness, and freedom of expression are values that move society forward and that are cherished by both McGill University and the Desautels Faculty of Management. ...

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