April 9, 2019 | Tagged: Alumni
Heather Sarsons’ career in academia began as a proverbial example of Hickson’s “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again.”
November 30, 2018 | Tagged: Alumni, Bachelor of International Economics, BIE Grads
Jason Huang is a graduate student in computational finance at Carnegie Mellon University. He credits his economics education as helping him transition towards a career in quantitative finance.
November 26, 2018 | Tagged: Alumni, Bachelor of International Economics, BIE Grads
Miquel Kishimoto works as an analyst for Bloomberg L.P. in Tokyo, Japan. He says UBC has one of the best environments for learning economics.
Liza Akhvledziani works as an analyst in mergers and acquisitions for Deloitte. Through her economics education, she says she learned how the modern world operates.
Varun Srivatsan is a research assistant at the Parlimentary Budget Office in Ottawa. He chose to enroll in BIE due in part to its direct-entry option.
November 22, 2018 | Tagged: Alumni, John Fountain
A motorcycle crash changed the career trajectory of Dr. John Fountain more than 50 years ago.