economics

Personnalité de la Semaine: Olivier Babin

Published: 30Sep2014

À 19 ans, Olivier Babin possède déjà une impressionnante feuille de route, où foisonnent prix, mentions, bourses et honneurs. Retour sur le parcours fulgurant d’une jeune étoile de la finance....

Brave hearts and wise heads

Published: 29Sep2014

Demography is not destiny, but it sheds light on the events leading to these two referenda, the Quebec one taking place in 1995, and the Scottish one last week, and has also implications concerning...

The Scottish independence movement learned from Quebec's failed votes for separation

Published: 22Sep2014

The first time was in 1980 when Quebec’s premier, René Lévesque, called for a provincial referendum on pursuing a negotiated secession from Canada. The key issue for the separatists was the...

Incentive alignment through performance-focused shareholder proposals on management compensation

Published: 21Aug2014

Authors: Fortin, Steve; Subramaniam, Chandra; Wang, Xufrank; Zhang, Sanjian Publication: Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics Abstract: