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Overreaction to extreme market events and investor sentiment

Published: 31Mar2017

Authors: Piccoli, P., Chaudhury, M.  Publication: Applied Economics Letters Abstract: 

Evaluating the role of simulation in healthcare innovation: recommendations of the Simnovate Medical Technologies Domain Group

Published: 31Mar2017

Authors: Madani, A., Gallix, B., Pugh, C.M.,  Azagury, D., Bradley, P., Fowler, D., Hannaford, B., Macdonald, S., Miyasaka, K., Nuño, N., Szold, A., Verter, V., Aggarwal, R. ...

Binary decision rules for multistage adaptive mixed-integer optimization

Published: 31Mar2017

Authors: Bertsimas, D., Georghiou, A.  Publication: Mathematical Programming  Abstract: 

The Calgary boy and Desautels alumnus who became a fashion pundit: Imran Amed

Published: 31Mar2017

Imran Amed is the founder and editor-in-chief of online fashion news hub The Business of Fashion (BoF), which has overtaken the venerable Womens Wear Daily as the industry’s main news source. But...

Desautels alumna runs for city council in Colorado

Published: 31Mar2017

Melissa Youssef (MBA'91) is stepping into municipal politics in Durango, Colorado. She is a civically-minded member of the community and a successful businesswoman; Ms. Youssef is VP of the local...

Caisse de dépôt reluctant about doing business in Russia

Published: 31Mar2017

As the drama surrounding a Swedish bribery probe of Bombardier’s activities in Azerbaijan continues, it has become clear that the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, which owns 30 per cent of...

Social enterprise and innovation: an interview with Jake Wildman-Sisk

Published: 31Mar2017

As judge for the Social Enterprise category at the semi-finals of this year’s McGill Dobson Cup, Jake Wildman-Sisk’s credentials are solid: Not only did he help develop the first social systems...

Andrew Potter, the debate continues

Published: 30Mar2017

Amid the fallout from former McGill Institute for the Study of Canada director Andrew Potter’s Maclean’s article about stranded motorists, the Globe and Mail interviewed McGill Principal Suzanne...

Taking on a major drought with solar power

Published: 30Mar2017

Farmers in the coastal Kenyan county of Kilifi are locked into a drought that has so far killed over 20,000 livestock. And now the Red Cross is coming to the rescue. A new, solar-powered water...

The pursuit of happiness through the ages

Published: 30Mar2017

Desautels Professor Reuven Brenner gave a lecture as part of the Centre for the Thought of John Paul II’s series on Moral Capitalism, in which he explored the concept of the pursuit of happiness,...

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