The Government of Canada has announced funding of $1.2 million for 17 projects to be led by researchers across the country that will analyze baseline data from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA).
Does social capital moderate the association between children's emotional overeating and parental stress? A cross-sectional study of the stress-buffering hypothesis in a sample of mother-child dyads
Authors: Jennifer Mandelbaum, Spencer Moore, Patricia P. Silveira, Michael J. Meaney, Robert D. Levitan, and Laurette Dubé
Publication: Social Science and Medicine, Forthcoming
Multi-behavioral obesogenic phenotypes among school-aged boys and girls along the birth weight continuum
Authors: Andre Krumel Portella, Catherine Paquet, Adrianne Rahde Bischoff, Roberta Dalle Molle, Aida Faber, Spencer Moore, Narendra Arora, Robert Levitan, Patricia Pelufo Silveira, Laurette Dubé
Publication: PLoS ONE, 14(2): February 2019, e0212290
Professor Nathan Yang will share his research as an invited speaker at the eTail 2019 Conference. The conference will take place over May 7-9, 2019 in Toronto.
Authors: Dapeng Liang, Chenxuan Hou, Myung-Soo Jo, and Emine Sarigollu
Publication: Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 210, 10 February 2019, Pages 1301-1310
Online social networks have made it easier to stay in touch with friends and family, but a worrying factor is that they can easily become a “den of comparisons,” warns Professor Ashesh Mukherjee in his book The Internet Trap: Five Costs of Living Online.
Gillette’s new ad about “toxic masculinity” belongs to a larger phenomenon of brands embracing social activism as a marketing strategy.
Professor Ashesh Mukherjee joins BBC to comment on the effectiveness of this approach, warning that it risks oversaturation and alienation.
As Professor Ashesh Mukherjee makes clear in his latest book, The Internet Trap, the pitfalls of living online in the age of social media include ceaseless comparisons with others and feelings of envy.
Forthcoming research co-authored by Professor Nathan Yang demonstrates how participants in a national diet program lost more weight when someone in their group was a standout, suggesting that exceptional performers can motivate others to reach new heights.
Authors: Ceren Kolsarici, and Demetrios Vakratsas
Publication: Journal of Advertising, Vol. 47, No. 3, 2018
Professor Ashesh Mukherjee joins the Rotman School of Management to discuss learnings from his latest book, The Internet Trap, and outlines the five pitfalls of living online.
Authors: S. Mishra, Demetrios Vakratsas, and A. V. Krasnikov
Publication: Marketing Letters, Vol. 29, No. 3, September 2018
Authors: Hamid Etemad and Christian Keen
Publication: International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 34, No. 4, 2018
Nathan Yang, Assistant Professor in Marketing, selected participant in joint Quebec and China seminar Big Data and Management.