York U in the news: political challenges in Chile, prescription drugs and more

Study finds Toronto pedestrian, cyclist injuries majorly under-reported
York University Professor Alison Macpherson was quoted in CityNews Jan. 15.

More cyclists and pedestrians hurt in Toronto than police data captures, study suggests
York University Professor Alison Macpherson was quoted in CBC News Jan. 15.

Cyclist, pedestrian injuries underrepresented in police data: study
York University Professor Alison Macpherson was quoted in the Toronto Sun Jan. 15.

Half a century later, the military junta still haunts Chile
An op-ed co-written by York University lecturer Hernan Humana and Professor Amanda De Lisio was published in the Conversation Jan. 11.

Toronto school board’s N-word ban targets white authors like Steinbeck, Twain
York University Professor Carl James was quoted in the National Post Jan. 10.

Florida’s plan to import cheaper drugs from Canada faces pushback – from Canada 
York University Professor Emeritus Joel Lexchin was quoted in NBC News Jan. 12.

York Region giving $1.08M boost to international, women-led businesses
David Kwok, associate director of entrepreneurship at Innovation York, was quoted on NewmarketToday.ca Jan. 12.

Wealthy families quietly attend new courses at Canadian universities
Schulich School of Business Professor Adjunct Professor Chris Carder was quoted in Canadian Family Offices Jan 15.

The (ongoing) fight against workplace AI surveillance
Osgoode Hall Law School Professor Valerio De Stefano was quoted on TheWeek.com Jan. 15.

A private investment trust is turning U of T’s Steward Building into a new residence
York University was mentioned in the Varsity Jan. 13.

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