Media Release | September 25, 2015
Retired Lt.-Gen. Roméo Dallaire, one of Canada’s foremost humanitarians, is to be recognized with an honorary degree from the University of British Columbia.
September 24, 2015
Professor Keith Head, HSBC Professor in Asian Commerce at UBC’s Sauder School of Business, explains what Canadians stand to gain or lose, and whether the country should be in a hurry to sign.
Media Release | September 22, 2015
A $1-million gift from the family of Warren and Maureen Spitz will fund a new awards program at UBC’s Sauder School of Business benefiting Aboriginal women pursuing business studies.
September 21, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the summit between U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
September 17, 2015
The U.S. federal reserve will announce this morning whether or not it will raise interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis began.
Media Release | September 15, 2015
Shoppers have probably noticed Christmas displays going up in stores already and are likely wondering: is it too soon?
Media Release | September 14, 2015
Guilt can be a powerful tool for motivating self-improvement, according to a new study from UBC’s Sauder School of Business.
September 3, 2015
Two experts from UBC’s Sauder School of Business discuss the Arbutus Corridor debate from transportation and real estate perspectives.
September 2, 2015
Sauder prof Werner Antweiler says gas is more expensive than it should be, but probably not for long.
August 24, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on global stock markets, which have plummeted in recent days.
Media Release | August 18, 2015
UBC’s Sauder School of Business Prediction Markets are up and running with traders already speculating on who will win Canada’s federal election this October.
Media Release | August 6, 2015
The childhood origins of abusive bosses and how office workers mark their territory are just two of the topics that will be discussed by UBC researchers at the world’s largest management conference, beginning this Friday in Vancouver.
July 31, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment on the 2015 federal election and can speak to issues including politics, public opinion, election campaigns, elections and polling.
July 30, 2015
With the Vancouver Pride Festival coming up this weekend, a growing number of corporations have been participating in the parade, as well as sponsoring Pride events and running ad campaigns featuring rainbows and same-sex couples.
July 28, 2015
Like to go your own way? Most of us actually prefer to follow the pack, according to UBC research.
UBC expert available for comment on court decision declaring Canada’s refugee policy unconstitutional
July 23, 2015
UBC law professor Efrat Arbel is available to comment on the Federal Court of Canada’s decision to strike down part of the country’s refugee policy as unconstitutional.
July 22, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the Canadian dollar, which has fallen to its lowest level in more than a decade.
Media Release | July 16, 2015
For hundreds of Vancouver families, an affordable rental suite in the city will be within reach in just two years’ time.
July 14, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six nations led by the U.S.
July 14, 2015
Canada’s slumping economy is leading some to speculate that the Bank of Canada will cut its interest rate from the already-low 0.75 per cent down to 0.5 per cent.