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A Closer Look at Family Firms Entrepreneurship

Under what conditions do family business have more (or less) entrepreneurial fire over time? Read more ›

Published: July 13, 2017 | Category: Research News

Climate change inaction: Why aren’t companies doing more?

Professor Daina Mazutis’ recent paper Sleepwalking Into Catastrophe: Cognitive Biases and Corporate Climate Change Inertia, published in the California Management Review touched on a hot topic: climate change. Read more ›

Published: July 11, 2017 | Category: Research News

Government contracts a boon for small businesses? Not so fast, say uOttawa researchers

As governments look for ways to promote growth in the business sector and create jobs, part of the solution lies with entrepreneurial businesses. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) account for a disproportionate share of job creation, innovation and the accompanying economic prosperity in Canada. Read more ›

Published: July 7, 2017 | Category: Research News

Small enterprise goes green

When it comes to sustainable development, small and medium-sized businesses innovate in many subtle ways, says Martine Spence. (Photo: Andrea Campbell / University of Ottawa) Read more ›

Published: July 6, 2017 | Category: Research News

Telfer Research Excellence Awards – 2017 Recipients

Telfer Research Excellence Awards – 2017 Recipients Read more ›

Published: June 27, 2017 | Category: Research News

Shattering the health care sector glass ceiling

Women have been making steady gains in the traditionally male-dominated health care field. They make up over 50% of medical school students across Canada and over 80% of the health care workforce. Yet gender disparities remain. Women lead fewer than 20% of hospitals, and hold relatively few leadership positions overall. Read more ›

Published: June 27, 2017 | Category: Research News

Antoine Sauré’s Research Supports Better Decision-Making in Healthcare

Professor Antoine Sauré is a new faculty member at the Telfer School of Management whose research focuses on solving capacity-planning and patient-scheduling problems in healthcare services. Professor Sauré talked about his research interests in a recent conversation. Read more ›

Published: June 21, 2017 | Category: Research News

Peter Jaskiewicz Receives a ‘Best Reviewer’ Distinction

Peter Jaskiewicz received the Best Reviewer Award from the journal Corporate Governance: An International Review (CGIR). The publisher Wiley-Blackwell and CGIR commended professor Jaskiewicz for service excellence in providing extensive and developmental reviews of manuscripts submitted to the journal. Read more ›

Published: June 16, 2017 | Category: Research News

Healthcare for Millennials: Opportunities and Challenges

A panel discussion, moderated by Dr. Ken Farion of the Faculty of Medicine and the CHEO Research Institute, brought together three of our researchers to discuss the future of healthcare services with an audience of approximately 80 healthcare professionals, students and researchers. Read more ›

Published: June 15, 2017 | Category: Research News