empty coal cars
Capital markets are penalizing firms that are slow to transition to a low-carbon economy. A credible way to measure carbon risk arrives just in time
law and big data

A new lab uses artificial intelligence to help individuals and businesses resolve their legal disputes

In the 1990s, you could count on a financial payoff from a corporate social responsibility program. Today, not so much. What marketers need to know before jumping on the bandwagon
paper airplane

How the aviation industry resisted, diluted, and ultimately subverted a concept that threatens its legitimacy

shuswap band building
In First Nations, Métis, or Inuit communities, independent auditors learn to “decouple” professional standards from on-the-ground practice
procrastination
A carefully crafted reminder notice, with simple language and a firm deadline, turns corporate lallygaggers into timely taxpayers
bias facial recognition
Innovation is not immune to unconscious gender, ethnic, or other biases. With the dawn of AI, the need to make new products or processes inclusive is more urgent than ever
early voting site
High social capital means a lower cost of loan capital
globe migration
The gap between Canadian native inventors residing abroad and immigrant inventors residing in Canada is widening. A better innovation climate would help bridge the gap
cannabis store
With the cannabis market set to open, entrepreneurs and policymakers search for lessons from booze and gambling trailblazers
electronic medical record
Truly integrated health IT systems offer better quality of care
data eye
The endgame is to change people’s behaviour at scale and undermine self-determination

In May 2017, the Centre for Social Impact (CSI) of Smith School of Business brought together a diverse group of social entrepreneurs, philanthropic leaders, economic development experts, researchers, and others

Making good public policy is hard enough without having to deal with peoples’ behavioural tics

Smith School of Business

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Kingston, Ontario
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