Policy in the news
U of T launches podcast focusing on COVID-19 public health challenges
A new podcast hosted by the University of Toronto’s Vivek Goel offers timely and reliable information about the COVID-19 pandemic. “We want this podcast to be an informed source... Read more
Advice on how to support local and small business
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a “profound impact” on Canada’s small businesses, says Lisa Kramer, a professor of finance at the University of Toronto Mississauga. “We’re... Read more
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