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Arts alum paves path to success

  Posted on: November 29, 2016

Bachelor of Arts alumnus Will George was determined to find career success upon graduation, taking all the right steps along his journey.

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Five Ch’nook Scholars announced

  Posted on: November 8, 2016

Five business students have been announced as 2016/17 Ch’nook scholars for excelling in their studies and giving back to their communities.

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Researchers awarded prestigious federal grants

  Posted on: September 9, 2016

Four TRU researchers were awarded $215,000 through the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant program, bringing the total to nine faculty supported by the SSHRC Insight program.

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Immigration and its impact on Unemployment. Evidence from Canada

  Posted on: November 25, 2015

Dr. Latif, Associate Professor of Economics at Thompson Rivers University, used provincial level panel data from the Statistics Canada, to examine the impact of permanent international immigration on the unemployment rate in Canada. The results suggest that, in the short run, immigration has a significant positive impact on unemployment rate and that the unidirectional short-run…

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