Oct 27, 2017

Startups are turning customers into lobbyists

Ivey faculty Guy Holburn and Davin Raiha teamed up to find that industry disruptor firms like AirBnB, Tesla and Uber are fighting entrenched regulation by using a strategy straight out of the playbook of environmental activists.
Oct 2, 2017

Going green

Adam Fremeth’s research looks at an unexpected effect of cleantech innovation grants. Winning a government research grant may help startups to receive venture capital funding.
Sep 29, 2017 - Oct 1, 2017

Canadian Resource and Environmental Economics Conference

The 27th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Resource and Environmental Economics (CREE) Working Group was held at the Ivey Business School in London, Ontario.
Sep 21, 2017

Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

Assistant Professor Brandon Schaufele met with the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry on Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Sep 19, 2017

Global GDP growth drives continuing demand for fossil fuels

Michael Greenstone, an American expert in economics and energy policy, was the keynote speaker at an event in Calgary called the Global Energy Challenge: What is the Future of Fossil Fuels?, presented by the Ivey Business School and the Haskayne School of Business
Aug 11, 2017

Ivey research contributing to federal and provincial energy policies

Whether providing the rationale for reducing hydro rates or the intellectual foundation for reforms to pipeline approval processes, the Ivey Energy Policy and Management Centre is helping to bridge the gap between academic research and government policy-making.
Aug 4, 2017

Blowback: Siemens Wind Power plant suffers from changing economic winds

Associate Professor Adam Fremeth comments on the changing fortunes of the Siemens Wind Power plant in The Globe and Mail.
Jul 28, 2017

U.S. sanctions on Venezuela create short-term gains for Canadian oil producers

Canadian crude is a reasonable substitute for Venezuelan crude given that they’re both heavy crude types and (some) Gulf refiners are configured to refine heavy crude oil. In that sense reduction in imports from Venezuela could be highly positive for Canadian oil producers, says Ivey's Guy Holburn.
Jun 20, 2017

Cold facts take the heat out of Ontario's electricity debate

Ivey's Brandon Schaufele takes a look at the cold hard facts behind Ontario's electricity price policy.
Mar 2, 2017

News media react to Energy Centre policy proposals

Researchers from the Ivey Energy Policy and Management Centre have received national and local media attention for their policy options aimed at reducing consumer electricity bills.