Economics Experience Day

11 Jul 2019 02:00PM - 05:00PM
RES sponsored events

The Department of International Business and Economics is delighted to invite you, and your Year 12 and 13 students, to an Economics Experience Day, held on our Maritime Campus in Greenwich on the 11th of July, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Registration will be from 1:30pm.

The event offers unique opportunities to:

  • Experience Economics, with hands-on interactive activities to explore real world economics.
  • Participate to current economic debates, conversing with professional economists and practitioners.
  • Learn and reflect about what economics graduates can do with their Economics degree.
  • Network with academics and experts.

The event is sponsored by the Royal Economic Society.

The schedule is as follows:

1:30-2pm:  Arrival and Registration

2-2:50pm:  Interactive activity using the FINLAB simulator tool

2:50-3pm:  Break

3-3:50pm:  Panel Discussion: "The financial crisis 10 years on. What have we learnt? How has it changed our world?

3:50-4pm:  Break

4-4:30pm:  Panel Discussion: Career Options in Economics: What can you do with an Economics degree?

4:30-5pm:  Networking