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Business overview

Friday, 26 February 2021 - Castle 1 Lecture Theatre
Don't miss this introduction to the Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) degree.

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Business overview

Friday, 26 February 2021 - Castle 1 Lecture Theatre
Don't miss this introduction to the Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) degree.

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Time for major change in New Zealand’s red meat industry

Thursday, 17 December 2020 1:19pm

New Zealand’s model of marketing red meat (beef and lamb) is outdated, commodity driven, and far from optimised, according to inaugural University of Otago Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) graduate James Wilkes.

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Inaugural Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) class graduating

Wednesday, 16 December 2020 8:49am

The first four graduates from the University’s highly innovative Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) programme will graduate this week.

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Study highlights ‘moralisation’ of COVID response and restrictions

Wednesday, 9 December 2020 10:30am

A collaborative study led by the University of Otago has shown that COVID-19 containment and elimination efforts have become moralised.

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Cycling professors finish their ride

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 8:34am

Otago's cycling professors have completed their 1400km fundraising cycle tour for Pūtea Tautoko, the student relief fund.

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Otago researchers secure $17.5m in Marsden funding

Wednesday, 11 November 2020 11:18am

University of Otago researchers have secured $17.5 million in Marsden funding for 30 world-class research projects.

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Marketing students help COVID-hit businesses

Thursday, 5 November 2020 2:14pm

Otago marketing students have worked with local businesses hit by a dearth of international visitors.

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Marketing students help COVID-hit businesses

Monday, 2 November 2020 3:04pm

Otago marketing students have produced in depth marketing plans and strategies to help local businesses hit by the COVID-19-induced lack of international tourists.

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Riding to support students

Thursday, 1 October 2020 8:21am

Three Otago professors are setting off on a fundraising cycling tour to raise money for Pūtea Tautoko.

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Making a world of difference

Thursday, 1 October 2020 4:33pm

University of Otago academics and alumnae have been named as finalists in the Women of Influence awards.

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Department of Management secures Human Resources conference

Friday, 25 September 2020 2:13pm

A middle-of-the-night pitch helped secure Otago’s Department of Management as host of a major international conference in 2023.

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Associate Professor Ivan Diaz-Rainey: Is this NZ's 'most significant' climate policy?

Friday, 18 September 2020 2:52pm

Associate Professor Ivan Diaz-Rainey was asked by Newsroom.co.nz for his opinion on climate policy.

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Associate Professor Ivan Diaz-Rainey in The Conversation

Friday, 18 September 2020 2:52pm

Associate Professor Ivan Diaz-Rainey has written an article for The Conversation.

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Dr. Muhammad Tahir Suleman published in Energy Economics (ABDC-A*)

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 1:13pm

Dr. Muhammad Tahir Suleman (with Muhammad Abubakr Naeem, Zhe Peng Mouhammed, Rabindra Nepal Syed Jawad Hussain Shahzad), a Lecturer in the Department of Accountancy and Finance, has had accepted for publication the article “Time and frequency connectedness among oil shocks, electricity and clean energy markets” in the Energy Economics.

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Online learning company wins award

Thursday, 3 September 2020 11:57am

It's wonderful to see our alumni succeeding and that success being recognised. Here’s a story the ODT covered about the company started by MEntre alumna Bhavneet Chahal and Professor Paul Hansen.

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Success due to support, medication and sheer determination

Thursday, 3 September 2020 9:42am

New graduate Renee Bond lost count of how many nights she spent in hospital in the past four years.  

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Audacious winners plan business launch

Tuesday, 11 August 2020 4:54pm

Two Otago students are becoming entrepreneurs with their cheeky business idea.

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NZ-China agreement has brought strong economic gains, Otago research

Wednesday, 29 July 2020 9:34am

An Otago economist argues New Zealand should expand its trade agreements in the wake of COVID-19, as his new research shows the country benefited from the NZ-China free trade agreement.

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