Candace Lau (BA, Economics '13) has debuted her fashion line Candace Daniela at Toronto Fashion Week. She balanced working a full time job in Toronto and running her company; a great feat in this day and age. A more in depth article can be found in the December edition of the Alumni Newsletter. Congratulations, Candace!
Professor Jean-Paul Lam was interviewed by Maclean's Magazine this week to discuss the potential dangers with car loans. Over the last 10 years, Canada's car loan debt has increased to over $120 billion - with a notable spike since the 2008 financial crisis.
Read the full article below for contributing factors to this trend and the possible risks in the near future.
In a recent VOXeu.org column, UW Professor Mikko Packalen and Dr. Jay Bhattacharya (Stanford University) present a new way to rank scientific journals based on novelty as opposed to impact. This new ranking system was created as a way to encourage scientists to pursue more innovative work.