Business Recruitment Reports

Every year, the DBA and its Business Recruitment Committee employ an MBA student who compiles a report on a topic of relevance to Edmonton’s downtown business community. Business Reports can be found below. 

On August 28, the DBA released its 2019 report, "Accelerating Tech in Downtown Edmonton: Impacts and Opportunities." The report is available for download below.

Business Recruitment Reports

2019 - Accelerating Tech in Downtown Edmonton: Impacts and Opportunities

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2018 - The Future of Retail in Downtown Edmonton

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2017 - A Comparative Look at Downtown’s Transformation (2010-2017)

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2016 - Alternate Uses for Redundant Office High Rises

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2015 - The Hotel Industry in Downtown Edmonton

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2014 - Downtown ’Myth Perceptions’

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2013 - Downtown Residential Review

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2012 - 5 Year Capital Investment in the Downtown

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2011 - Blatchford Field Redevelopment

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2010 - Downtown Employee and Resident Survey

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View Employee Survey
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