COVID-19

Canadian retail recovering from pandemic ahead of schedule

Published: 22Feb2021

Emerging ‘shop local’ trends have helped set the Canadian retail industry on a fast track to recovery despite pandemic-induced closures....

Mass vaccination possible for Canada despite supply shortage

Published: 22Feb2021

As Canada struggles with a shortage of vaccine doses, Professor Saibal Ray says the government has an opportunity to get a mass vaccination plan in place by the time the supply chain stabilizes....

COVID-19 devastating to brain health in long haul

Published: 12Feb2021

Inez Jabalpurwala (BA’89, MA’91, MBA’01), Global director of the Viral Neuro Exploration (VINEx) initiative and the founding CEO of the Brain Canada Foundation, discusses the long-term impacts of...

Adaptability is key to success

Published: 12Feb2021

In 2020, Professor Karl Moore invited more than 40 CEOs to McGill’s CEO Insights course to exchange perspectives on pivoting business operations in response to adverse events....

Canadian government do more to bolster airline industry

Published: 5Feb2021

Professor Karl Moore joined City TV’s Breakfast Television on Tuesday morning to weigh in on the Canadian government’s new travel restrictions and mandatory testing requirements. The new directives...

Desautels professor lends expertise to Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) study

Published: 5Feb2021

One of Wall Street’s least-known trading companies, Jane Street has quietly become a global market-maker. With a niche in the world of exchange traded funds (ETFs), the company was well-positioned...

Blending two company ideas into one

Published: 5Feb2021

As entrepreneurship takes on different forms during the pandemic, fresh business ideas are in high demand. In a highly unconventional move, a Quebec-based company called Alchemy is inviting...

Small investors change the game, but it won’t last

Published: 5Feb2021

Earlier this month, a Reddit-driven investor coup sent shockwaves through the market as heavily shorted stocks skyrocketed in price. Professor Mo Chaudhury weighs in on the mania, attributing the...

Shopping centres face choice between reinvention and extinction

Published: 3Feb2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to reshape consumer preferences in the retail industry, large shopping centres will either pivot or fade into memory....

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