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Commerce chamber, university to hold 4th COVID-19 seminar

The webinar will focus on economics.

The local Chamber of Commerce and the University of Guelph’s Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics will host the fourth webinar in a series on business leadership amid the coronavirus.

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An expert panel has been gathered for this edition of the series, focused on “economic continuity”, a release from organizers said on Tuesday.

“The expert panel will provide a summary on how the virus has impacted the economy and financial markets and discuss both macro and micro perspectives of the behavior of investors, firms and the government.”

The panel will feature Linamar Corp. President and COO Jim Jarrell and Gordon S. Lang School professor Nikola Gradojevic.

The seminar will start at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday and will be held digitally. Those interested can register online.