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Each week, our faculty share their groundbreaking research, published work and their authoritative insight into an exceptionally wide range of management issues. Take a moment to find out what's happening this week at Rotman.

Increased worker flexibility not always a good thing, says new Rotman paper

August 11, 2010
Companies trying to improve efficiency by building more flexibility into their workforce could end up too lean and drive costs up, says a ne...
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No Pain, No Gain? Concrete Thinking Increases Consumer Confidence

July 21, 2010
The confidence you feel when making a choice might depend on whether you’re thinking concretely or abstractly, according to a new study in t...
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Online ads can get too close for comfort says new study

July 14, 2010
Trying to have an impact in the brave new world of web advertising? You could match an ad to a web page’s content – such as putting a car ad...
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Research links carbon pricing and productivity

June 30, 2010
A policy brief released today links carbon pricing to possible gains in productivity through increases in innovation.
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Love it or hate it PowerPoint shapes strategy-making

May 26, 2010
Say what you like about PowerPoint, the computer software that presents business cases like a slide show, but one researcher at the Rotman S...
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G20 Toronto summit unlikely to achieve major reform, study suggests

May 11, 2010
Coordination of financial regulations makes sense for countries trying to minimize the effects of global financial uncertainty, says a paper...
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Fast food exposure can make us impatient, Rotman paper finds

March 25, 2010
Fast food is not only bad for your body, but may also harm your bank account. Eating habits have shifted dramatically over the last few deca...
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Packing your troubles away actually works, says new Rotman paper

March 24, 2010
Finding it hard to get over a failed love interest? Just can't get details of a bad financial move out of your head? A new study from the Ro...
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Darkness Increases Dishonest Behaviour

March 01, 2010
Psychological scientists Chen-Bo Zhong, Vanessa K. Bohns (both of the Rotman School of Management), and Francesca Gino (University of North ...
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International atudent traders compete at the Rotman School

February 19, 2010
Finance students from around the world will gather at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto for a unique three day tr...
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