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Time: 2.15pm - 3.10pm
Venue: Gordon Cameron Lecture Theatre, Fitzwilliam College, Storey's Way, CB3 0DG
Fitzwilliam College Economics and Finance Society has the pleasure to invite you to a discussion with one of the world's foremost trade and development economists, Professor Jagdish Bhagwati, on the hotly debated issues in international trade. During his meeting with students, Prof.
Bhagwati will address the nexus between trade and growth, the future of the global trading system, the problems with the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and trade policy challenges ahead. The starting point for the discussion will be Prof. Bhagwati's recent article in the IMF's Finance and Development magazine - please see the link:
Jagdish Bhagwati is University Professor at Columbia University. He has made pioneering contributions to the study of development, globalization, international trade, foreign aid and immigration and is the recipient of many prestigious prizes and honorary degrees. He also writes frequently for leading media worldwide. He has served in many advisory roles, including in the GATT as Economic Policy Adviser to Director General Arthur Dunkel and at the UN to Secretary General Kofi Annan on Globalization and on the NEPAD Process in Africa. He has also worked with many NGOs, including Human Rights Watch and SA8000.
Friday 21st November
William Mong Hall
Snacks and Wine Provided free of charge
Any groups that are interested should contact firstname.lastname@example.org. It would be great to have a college team made up people from all the different sports societies, so that we can have a real inter-college competition.
Our Facebook event page is here: https://www.facebook.com/events/817475404983703/?ref=4
Why take part?
The top ten winning teams will have the opportunity to gain work experience at Deloitte over their Easter break, invitations to Micro-Tyco master classes and if interested, supported to apply to Deloitte roles, following successful involvement with the challenge.
Access to a Deloitte coach throughout the challenge
An experience that completely differentiates your CV and develops your employability skills
How do I get involved?
Applications are open and close on Monday 24th November at 1700
Find four friends plus yourself to sign up as a team
Complete our short online registration form at: www.deloitte.co.uk/microtyco
Once your place has been confirmed you will be invited to an exclusive launch event during week commencing 8th December. Make sure you?re available and let us know your availability in your application. It will be a great opportunity to meet your coach
In late January you will start to work with your coach more closely who will support you throughout the challenge
On 1st February the clock starts and you have one month to turn £1 into as much money as possible! There?s only one rule: transactions must be legal