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Everyone loves a bargain, but new research from the UBC Sauder School of Business suggests some employees may be getting short-changed when it comes to how they’re perceived by consumers when their main goal is to save money and get the cheapest deal.
When workplace mistakes happen, bosses can be quick to point the finger. Some say tough love makes employees stronger, but a new UBC Sauder School of Business study finds the demoralizing effects of what researchers call “swift blame” not only hurts employees, but also the bottom line.
U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to raise interest rates December 16, and Sauder PhD candidate Charles Martineau says his research backs that up, but not because of economic reasons.
A study from UBC’s Sauder School of Business pinpoints the economic importance of transit by examining job numbers before and after Hurricane Sandy shut down a New York City subway.