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Otago Business School News and Events

The business of health care in the U.S. during a time of reform

Tuesday, 5 September 2017 - Commerce Room CO: 4.26
University of Chicago Professor Marshall Chin, presents his Visiting William Evans Fellow seminar.

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Children's perception of beauty and their links with materialism & aggressive behaviour

Friday, 25 August 2017 - Commerce 4.26

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Transforming NZ's economy and society to achieve the Sustainable Development goals

Friday, 25 August 2017 - Burns 5 Seminar Room
Professor Jonathan Boston, Public Policy and Government, Victoria University of Wellington.

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VEP Seminar: The Financial Markets Authority - the story so far

Thursday, 24 August 2017 - Quad 2 lecture theatre

Otago LLB graduate, and Director of Strategy and Risk with the Financial Markets Authority, Simone Robbers presents her Visiting Executive Programme (VEP) seminar.

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Joint action on annual $1 billion retail crime problem 

Monday, 21 August 2017 12:26pm

Almost $1 billion of goods get stolen from shops in New Zealand every year and the University of Otago and Retail NZ want to do something about it.

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Department of Management takes 2017 BARC shield

Wednesday, 26 July 2017 10:10am

The winner of the Business School’s fourth annual staff Three-Minute Thesis style competition confesses he would rather present a 50-minute lecture to 3000 people than a three-minute talk to just 50 people.

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Tourism shines in international rankings

Wednesday, 5 July 2017 10:56am

The University’s Department of Tourism has come out shining as an international leader in its field in recent rankings.

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Top accounting researchers in Dunedin

Friday, 23 June 2017 3:51pm

Some of the global superstars of accounting research will be in Dunedin next week for a Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance (JAAF) Conference.

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Staff choose café coffee in Business redevelopment

Thursday, 25 May 2017 9:38pm

Staff and students of the Otago Business School have played their part in selecting the brand and blend of coffee which will be served in the new café to be opened in the re-vamped Business School building.

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Korowai gifted to Business School by former Dean

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 8:49pm

An exquisite korowai featuring both Australian bird feathers and albatross feathers has been gifted to the University by Professor George Benwell to create a tangible bond of friendship between him, the University and Ngāi Tahu.

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How much are the Highlanders worth to Dunedin?

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 2:27pm

They’re obviously home-town favourites but just how much money do the Highlanders contribute to Dunedin and further afield?

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Otago Business School celebrates international success

Monday, 15 May 2017 7:15pm

The Otago Business School is boasting some significant successes – with international rankings placing it firmly among the world’s best. And it seems that passionate and dedicated staff are behind this success as the Otago Bulletin Board discovered.

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Opinion: Lessons from United – How to make an apology

Thursday, 4 May 2017 2:05pm

In an Opinion Piece, first published in the NBR and re-produced here on the Otago Bulletin Board, Professor Steven Grover argues it is how a mistake is corrected that matters.

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New Zealand’s only Online MBA ranked among the world’s best

Thursday, 6 April 2017 9:51am

The University of Otago’s Online MBA, the only one offered in New Zealand, has been ranked fourth best in the world by London-based CEO Magazine.

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New Associate Dean Māori appointed to Otago Business School

Thursday, 6 April 2017 9:41am

Ngāi Tahu’s Dr Katharina Ruckstuhl has been appointed as the new Associate Dean Māori in the University of Otago Business School. She takes up her role on 26 April.

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2017 Canon scholarships awarded

Tuesday, 4 April 2017 2:04pm

Twenty four elite undergraduate commerce students from the University of Otago Business School have been awarded Canon Excellence Award Scholarships.

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Otago researchers scrutinise DHBs’ spend on outside consultants

Friday, 31 March 2017 10:58am

The amount of money spent on external consultants by New Zealand’s 20 District Health Boards (DHBs) is substantial and poorly monitored, University of Otago research suggests.

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CSIS Seminar by Professor Kramer

Friday, 10 March 2017 3:56pm

Hypercube - On Velocity and Prediction Quality in Big Data Applications

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Uppsala University honours Otago academic

Thursday, 9 March 2017 9:34pm

An Otago academic has become just the fourth South African to receive an honorary doctorate (FDhc filosofie hedersdoktor) from Sweden’s Uppsala University – joining an impressive trio which includes Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

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CSIS Seminar by Holger Regenbrecht and Jonny Collins

Friday, 3 March 2017 3:58pm

Hypercube - Experiencing the fourth spatial dimension

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