Preparing case studies for today’s learners

Published: 23 June 2020

In business schools, operations management (OM) and analytics courses often use case studies to drive student learning. While OM cases have traditionally focused on applications in production and...

Protecting consumers from supply chain disruptions during global crises

Published: 3 June 2020

COVID-19 has resulted in significant disruptions to the supply chain, particularly for necessities such as medical devices and personal protective equipment (PPE). Such large-scale disruptions have...

Conflict Analytics Lab launches app for workers laid off during the pandemic

Published: 13 May 2020

In the wake of COVID-19, nearly two million Canadians have lost their jobs with many more facing employment uncertainties. For laid off workers, understanding their legal rights can be a daunting...

Professor Serpa awarded grant to monitor COVID-19’s impact on business

Published: 8 May 2020

McGill University has awarded Professor Juan Serpa with MI4 Emergency COVID-19 Research Funding to monitor COVID-19’s impact on business in Canada and across the world. Titled Quebec Data Central...

McGill team creates COVID-19 dashboard to monitor Montreal and Quebec cases

Published: 17 April 2020

Under the supervision of Professors Juan Serpa and Mehmet Gumus, a team of McGill Desautels students have partnered with students from the Faculty of Engineering to develop a dashboard that tracks...

Desautels Professor Maxime Cohen and student Matthieu Reed publish Tableau case study

Published: 17 April 2020

Professor Maxime Cohen and Desautels student Matthieu Reed (BCom’20), in collaboration with Columbia Business School Professor Daniel Guetta, have created a case study entitled "Modern Retail...

Professor Cohen wins early career award for operations management research

Published: 27 March 2020

Maxime Cohen, Associate Professor of Retail Management and Operations Management at the Desautels Faculty of Management, has been awarded the Wickham Skinner Early-Career Research Accomplishments...

2020 Virtual Smart-City Operations and Analytics Conference

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The Smart-City Operations and Analytics Conference will take place virtually on Tuesday, October 20, 2020./desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management

Delve: Converting Commuters into Carpoolers

Published: 4 March 2020

Congestion pricing policies, carpool lanes, and new light rail train or subway infrastructure are all expensive, long-term ways for governments to battle traffic. A simpler solution, focused on...


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