Faculty

Ambiverts and success, Karl Moore’s advice

Published: 18Jul2017

Desautels professor Karl Moore writes in Forbes that, in-between extroverts and introverts, the ambivert pulls benefits from both social situations and alone time, giving them the best of both...

GCPA student awarded C. Douglas Mellor Prize for academic excellence

Published: 18Jul2017

Kaihua He, student of the Graduate Certificate in the Professional Accounting (GCPA) program, has been selected among the graduating class as this year’s recipient of the C. Douglas Mellor Prize...

McGill X-1 Accelerator: fifth week at a glance

Published: 18Jul2017

Product Development was the overall theme for week five of the McGill X-1 Accelerator. On the agenda was a talk by GrandeSlam Product VP Saad Benryane on adopting a customer-centric approach,...

Desautels alumnus appointed director at Quantum

Published: 18Jul2017

According to Stockwatch.com, Quantum International Income Corp. has announced that Red Cloud Klondike Strike CEO and Desautels alumnus Chad Williams (BEngr’ 89, MBA’93) has been appointed to its...

Desautels BCom student on her two months in South Africa

Published: 13Jul2017

Desautels BCom student Thao Nguyen is finishing up a two-month internship with South African non-profit Aluwani, where she and fellow Desautels student Marie-Christine Bourgie helped set up a...

Montreal hosts international humour conference

Published: 13Jul2017

The seed of the International Society for Humor Studies was planted at a small meeting in Wales three decades ago. Today, the organization hosts a yearly conference, where serious scholarship about...

EMBA alumnus Serge Postigo takes us back to the ’80s

Published: 13Jul2017

Actor, stage director and McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumnus Serge Postigo (EMBA'15) is a household name in Quebec, and with good reason. He made waves with Mary Poppins last year, so he was under...

Boomers, millennials and today’s workforce: a conversation with Karl Moore

Published: 12Jul2017

In a recent piece in Mind This Magazine, medical doctor Sven Jungmann talks with Desautels professor Karl Moore about generational stereotypes. As a millennial, Dr. Jungmann takes issue with the...

Leverage and asymmetric volatility: The firm-level evidence

Published: 12Jul2017

Authors: Jan Ericsson, Xiao Huang, Stefano Mazzotta Publication: Journal of Empirical Finance, Volume 38, Part A, September 2016, Pages 1-21 Abstract:

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