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Accounting at the Desautels Faculty of Management

Welcome to the Desautels Faculty of Management’s Accounting discipline website. This website is an introduction to our discipline, our members, and our teaching and research programs.

Members

Comprised of scholars at various levels – senior and junior faculty as well as doctoral students – the members of the Accounting discipline represent a wide range of interests and skills. Our faculty come from distinguished institutions such as UC Berkeley, Northwestern University, and the University of Waterloo, and publish in top peer-reviewed accounting journals such as The Accounting Review,The Journal of Accounting and Economics, The Journal of Accounting Research, and more.

Past MDIIM events

Our past events have attracted positive media interest and were successful in promoting the MDIIM and the Desautels Faculty of Management

About us

Located in the Soutar Career Centre, Career Services at the Desautels Faculty of Management is dedicated to helping students develop their career management skills and explore career paths that enable them to ultimately achieve their career goals. Innovative programs, workshops and speaker series coupled with an integrated learning approach prepare our students and give them the skills to make an impact in their careers throughout their lifetime.

Finding happiness the MBA way

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:13

These days, when Jesper Hornberg goes to work he's likely to be stepping into a mud hut in Kenya, checking on a solar lamp. He's the founder of an NGO called Givewatts, which is trying to reduce dependence on kerosene lamps. Rather than having to work in the poor light given off by kerosene, children whose families have his lamps can now see well enough to do their homework. In some cases, their school test scores have increased by 50%.

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Social and Environmental Ethics Integrated into Management Curricula

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:06

Throughout the last two decades, a wave of studies criticizing current curricula have swept through the field of management, leading to the discussion of widespread reforms throughout educational institutions. Specifically, many criticized the lack of “functionally integrated curricula in higher education,” one that is inclusive of social and ecological factors in business practices.

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Silent Spring: The Birth of the Environmental Movement

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:01

On September 19th, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), in collaboration with The Bull & Bear and the Management Sustainability Network, held a panel reflecting on the relevance of Silent Spring, Rachel Carson’s 1962 bestseller that exposed the public to the hazards of synthetic materials in the environment.

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Desautels Sports Industry Conference

Fri, 2012-10-12 (All day) - Sat, 2012-10-13 (All day)
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Think Sports. Do Business.

An event that promises to connect sports business executives with students who are passionate about sports through a series of speakers, panel discussions and networking cocktails.

Date: October 12 - 13, 2012

Location: Bronfman building

To register, please visit: www.dsic2012.com

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The End of Growth Tour - Featuring David Suzuki and Jeff Rubin

Mon, 2012-10-15 19:00 - 21:00
Price: 15.00

In collaboration with the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management

Join Canadian icon, author and TV host David Suzuki and award-winning, bestselling author and economist Jeff Rubin for an evening of discussion on how to create a truly sustainable future.

Suzuki and Rubin will deliver a provocative talk about changes we might expect in the coming years, and how our societies can adapt to these changes to live happy and environmentally friendly lives.

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McGill University Open House

Sun, 2012-10-28 10:00 - 16:00
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Date: Sunday, October 28, 2012

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: McGill Downtown Campus

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