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Henry Mintzberg: Social learning for social impact

Global’s Elysia Bryan-Baynes speaks to Professor Henry Mintzberg on his new “Social Learning for Social Impact” course at McGill University, which aims to inspire social change to create a positive and sustainable impact on the world.

Watch the interview: Global News, September 8, 2015

Published: 9Sep2015

Women in Business — Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou

Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou is the first female dean of McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management. She joined the Canadian business school on September 1st, having spent 21 years at George Washington University in the US in a number of roles, including associate dean for undergraduate programmes. Before this, she taught at Essec Business School in France.

Read full article: Financial Times, September 6, 2015

Published: 9Sep2015

Une troisième génération à la barre du Riôtel Matane

Riôtel Group confirms the arrival of the third generation of the family to Rioux direction Riôtel Matane. En effet, Marie-Frédérik Rioux occupe maintenant les fonctions de directrice de l’établissement. L’hôtel compte 120 chambres, un spa, deux piscines, le restaurant Cargo et six salles de réunions complètement rénovées. 

Published: 9Sep2015

Currency flows and flaws: Brenner

This op-ed is written by Reuven Brenner, the Repap Chair at McGill University’s Desautels faculty of Management. 

Much has been written on the “Dutch Disease” – how countries relying on their natural resources often fall on hard times, failing to develop. A Chinese observer, Laozi, in 81 BC had this to say: “A country is never as poor as when it seems filled with riches” (in Yan Tie Lun, A Discourse on Salt and Iron).  Only these days, the natural riches are oil (in Canada, Norway, Russia, Middle East) and in Australia, iron ore.

Published: 9Sep2015

Info Session: Managing for Sustainability

Bronfman Building 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

Are you interested in combining your managerial and business knowledge with a deep understanding of the interlinked economic, social and ecological challenges of achieving sustainability?

Financial Relationships and the Limits to Arbitrage

Authors: Kondo, J. E. and Papanikolaou, D.
Publication: Review of Finance

Published: 4Sep2015

PhD Candidate Mahmood Zargar Wins Best Student Paper Award at OCIS

PhD student Mahmood Zargar has won the best student paper award from the Organizational Communication & Information Systems division of the Academy of Management for his paper: “Interplay between social structure and knowledge reuse in open innovation communities".

Published: 4Sep2015

Managing Resources Day 4

Bronfman Building Room 360, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA