Subject

12

Date & time

Tue, 12 Nov 2019
10:00 - 15:00

Venue

University of Warwick
Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL

Ticket price

£21 + VAT* *Plus one complimentary staff ticket per ten students

About this day

This inspirational day of economics talks for KS5 students will feature industry leaders, academics and public servants. In five highly educational sessions these renowned commentators will delve into a diverse range of KS5 topics. A special session on examination success will equip students with the tools to succeed, and each student will receive a handy revision guide to take home.

Programme & speakers

The UK economy Ayeisha Thomas-Smith, Broadcaster

Ayeisha Thomas-Smith

About Ayeisha Thomas-Smith

Ayeisha is a presenter on radio 4’s Economics with subtitles and she hosts weekly podcasts for The New Economics Foundation.

The labour market The Resolution Foundation

We will discuss the impact of supply and demand of labour on wages as well as the imperfections of the labour market and how leading economists suggest we change it.

The Resolution Foundation

About The Resolution Foundation

The Resolution Foundation is an award-winning independent think-tank focused on improving the living standards for those on low to middle incomes.

Financial wizards Bobby Seagull, Secondary Maths teacher and Doctorate candidate

Bobby Seagull

About Bobby Seagull

Bobby was an investment banking trader, chartered accountant, social entrepreneur and a semi-finalist captain on University Challenge. He is an author, TV presenter and now teaches Maths.