VSE’s Michael Devereux has been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada – the highest honour a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and sciences in the country.
His research focuses on international macroeconomics, exchange rates, and financial markets. More…
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A new study posted in IDEAS ranks the Vancouver School of Economics tops in Canada for research! Three Vancouver School of Economics faculty ranked in the top ten, and an additional four faculty are listed in the top 30.
In a rapidly globalizing world, future leaders will need international educations, experiences and networks. “Our goal is to prepare graduates for these top roles, where they will be in a position to make real change in the world,” says Prof. Ashok Kotwal, Director of the new BIE program. The inaugural cohort includes students from 23 countries.
An expansion of Canada’s top-ranked economics department creates the Vancouver School of Economics at UBC, a new global centre for research and learning.