February 25, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment in the wake of U.S. President Barack Obama’s veto of legislation approving the Keystone XL pipeline.
February 19, 2015
A UBC marketing and behavioural science professor discusses how businesses will be utilizing social media during the Oscars to reach consumers.
February 17, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s B.C. budget, which is expected early this afternoon.
Media Release | February 13, 2015
Imagine this: You are an executive of a global corporation and you’ve just learned that your company has been illegally dumping industrial waste and carcinogens into the local water supply. What’s your next move?
February 11, 2015
Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz, has warned of a housing bubble whereby Canadian homes may be overvalued by up to 30 per cent – possibly more in hot housing markets like Vancouver and Toronto.
February 4, 2015
The Supreme Court ruled Friday on a B.C. assisted suicide case. UBC experts are available to comment on the decision.
February 3, 2015
A UBC finance professor says Canadian banks downgrading is a symptom of rough times for the country’s economy.
Media Release | January 22, 2015
UBC Law alumnus Peter A. Allard, Q.C., has donated $30 million to UBC’s Faculty of Law, the largest gift ever to a Canadian law school.
Media Release | January 21, 2015
When a powerful earthquake devastated China’s Sichuan province in 2008, the disaster was too catastrophic for authorities to stay on top of events as they unfolded.
January 20, 2015
Five business ventures driven by the desire to create positive social and environmental impact are being welcomed into a one-year accelerator program at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business.
December 23, 2014
A UBC business prof explains why airline fuel surcharges persist, and what consumers can expect in the new year.
December 11, 2014
A City of Vancouver incentive to developers is doing little to ease Vancouver’s affordable housing crunch, according to UBC researchers.
Media Release | December 11, 2014
A CEO’s natural sunny disposition can have an impact on the way the market reacts to their announcements of company earnings, finds a UBC Sauder School of Business study.
Media Release | December 3, 2014
New UBC research suggests that easing up on email checking can help reduce psychological stress.
November 24, 2014
UBC business prof explains how stores fuel a buying frenzy, and what consumers get out of it.
November 20, 2014
Event: entrepreneurship@UBC (e@UBC) celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) with a showcase of its companies, mentors, milestones and more. Date: Friday, November 21, 2014 Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. Location: […]
November 17, 2014
A UBC expert says the high-profile sexual harassment scandals involving Jian Ghomeshi and MPs show only the tip of the iceberg.
November 13, 2014
A UBC expert on how B.C.’s forestry industry can capitalize on the emerging bioeconomy.
Media Release | November 6, 2014
UBC is set to become a leading hub for social entrepreneurship and innovation.