UBC’s Vancouver School of Economics and Sauder School of Business are renowned for their distinguished faculty and top-calibre students.
The schools work closely with business and political leaders at home and abroad to understand and tackle challenges in both the private and public sectors.
Across campus, UBC researchers bring diverse perspectives to collaborative research projects ranging from new economic models, to business law and ethics, to corporate and consumer behavior.
Fast Facts + Milestones
2016 Dr. Erik Snowberg joins UBC as Canada Excellence Research Chair in Data-Intensive Methods in Economics
#1 Vancouver School of Economics ranks first in Canada and among the top 25 in the world for research productivity, based on research quality and impact
#1 Sauder researcher Darren Dahl ranks first in the world for publications in premier marketing journals
Key Research Centres
Vancouver School of Economics
W. Maurice Young Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Research Centre
Phillips, Hager & North Centre for Financial Research
Phelps Centre for the Study of Government and Business
KPMG Research Bureau in Financial Reporting
Centre for Social Innovation & Impact Investing
Centre for Urban Economics & Real Estate
Centre for Transportation Studies
Centre for Operations Research & Analytics in Health
Centre for Operations Excellence