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Distinguished Lecture on “Rising Inequality and Globalisation”

Distinguished Lecture on “Rising Inequality and Globalisation”

Poverty and Wealth disparity have become global issues, which present a growing threat to the world. Professor Thomas Piketty, a public intellectual and author of the best-selling book Capital in the Twenty-First Century (2013), will offer thought-provoking views and novel ideas on the phenomena of rising inequality and globalisation, as well as their implications for wealth distribution.

Also joining the dialogue with Professor Piketty will be:

Mr Antony Leung Kam-chung, GBS, JP
Convenor, Big Education Platform
Mr Leong Cheung
Executive Director, Charities and Community, The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Professor Lui Tak-lok, JP
Vice President (Research & Development) and Director of the Academy of Hong Kong Studies, EdUHK

For registration, please click here.

Should there be any queries, please contact Ms Connie Ching (Tel. 2948 8944 / Email: hyching@eduhk.hk).

 
  • Date
    • 2018-10-05
  • Time
    • 15:00 ~ 17:00
  • Venue
    • Lady Ivy Wu Lecture Theatre (D1-LP-04), EdUHK Tai Po Campus
  • Tel
    • (852) 2948 8944

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