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Justin Trudeau: ‘Politics is supposed to be how we come together as a society’

Karl Moore is a professor of strategy and organization at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. In this exclusive interview he spoke with Liberal leader Justin Trudeau before he won the federal election on Oct. 19.

Read full interview: Financial Post, November 4, 2015

Published: 24Nov2015

Bombardier: Paul Tellier aurait fait le ménage plus tôt

Paul Tellier se dit très déçu que la direction de Bombardier (T.BBD.B) n'ait pas agi plus rapidement pour corriger le tir et remplacer son PDG. Et il croit qu'aujourd'hui, Alain Bellemare doit disposer de toute la latitude voulue pour manoeuvrer.

Read full article: LaPresse, November 4, 2015

Published: 24Nov2015

Five things you should know before you start your workday on Nov. 4

Prime minister-designate Justin Trudeau promises change for the Canadian government when he’s sworn in today. Via Rail’s boss says plans for high-speed trains in the country are nonsensical. 
... Prime minister-designate Justin Trudeau plans to usher in an inclusive and open government when he’s sworn in today. He discusses everything from his values to his father, Pierre Elliott Trudeau, in a Q&A with Karl Moore, a strategy professor in the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University.

Published: 24Nov2015

Pour I. Bajeux-Besnainou, doyenne de Desautels (McGill), l’ascenseur social fonctionne mieux aux États-Unis qu’en France

"Aux États-Unis, beaucoup d'études ont montré que la meilleure corrélation qui s’établissait avec des résultats élevés au SAT (examen d’entrée à l’université) était le niveau du salaire des parents. […] Le système français est parfait sur un plan théorique et philosophique. Mais si le système 'support' ne suit pas, alors il va à contre-courant.

Published: 24Nov2015

Supply-Side Story: Risks, Guarantees, Competition, and Information Asymmetry

AuthorsGümüş, M.,  Gurnani, H., and Ray, S.  

PublicationManagement Science

Published: 23Nov2015

Maclean's University Rankings 2016

The Medical Doctoral category includes some of the largest schools in the country, namely those that conduct a significant amount of research and offer a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degrees. McGill University ranks first for Medical Doctoral in Canada! In addition, the following programs have been stated as outstanding: Strategic Management—Social Business & Enterprise; Sustainability, Science and Society; and Canadian Studies.

Published: 20Nov2015

Debate: What is the Role of Business in Humanitarian Issues?

What is the wider role of business in society? While it has long been acknowledged that big businesses in particular have a part to play – by virtue of their place in society as well as the people directly affected by their supply chains – just how much of a role and in what capacity is the subject of much debate.

A debate much like the one you’re about to read, between Anita Nowak of McGill University’s Desautels School of Management and Frank Wijen of the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University…

Published: 20Nov2015

Caisse putting $1.5B US into Bombardier for stake in rail business

Bombardier has signed a deal that will see the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) invest $1.5 billion US in a newly created company that will hold the company's rail transportation business.
... Karl Moore, an associate professor at McGill University, said it's a solid business deal, with more upside than Quebec's investment in Bombardier's CSeries program.

Read full article: CBC News, November 19, 2015

Published: 20Nov2015

Another bet on Bombardier

Karl Moore explains why getting a piece of Bombardier’s rail business is a good deal for the Caisse. 

Watch the interview: MSN, November 19, 2015

Published: 20Nov2015