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Research by Real Estate and Housing professor Avis Devine and Qingqing Chang, a financial economist with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, was recently recognized at the European Real Estate Society annual conference in Regensburg, Germany. Their paper, “The Financial Benefits to Occupants of Environmentally-Certified Buildings,” received the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Best Paper on Sustainability Award.
Associate professor Brent McKenzie and MSc candidate Victoria Taylor received the Best Paper Award at the 2016 International Conference on Economics, Business and Marketing Management held recently in Barcelona, Spain.
The University of Guelph is one of the top institutions in the world for academic leadership in the field of real estate research, according to a study featured in the Journal of Real Estate Literature.
Professor Brian Ferguson will speak on the white paper “Changing the Way We Think About Drug Prices: Insights From Economics” that he co-authored with University of Guelph economics alumna Audrey Laporte.