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Nottingham-World Bank Economics Essay Competition 2021

The School of Economics, University of Nottingham Malaysia and World Bank Group Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Finance Hub in Malaysia are organising an Economics essay competition. 

The topic of the essay competition is: “What would be the economic consequences for Malaysia if technology replaces 50% of current jobs in the country? Who would benefit, and who would lose? Would we be better off ultimately?” 

The essay competition is open to all pre-university and high school students in Malaysia.

The following prizes will be awarded: 

First prize:       RM 1,000.00
Second prize:    RM 800.00
Third prize:      RM 600.00
Three consolation prizes: RM350.00 each 

The closing date is 1 June 2021, Tuesday.  

Winning essays will also be published in the World Bank's 'Development Digest' publication. 

The terms and conditions and  entry form for the competition can be downloaded by clicking on the links.  

A copy of the competition flyer can be downloaded here.  

Past competition topics and winning essays are available here

Posted on 6th April 2021

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