University of Nottingham Malaysia
School of Economics

Economics Essay Competition 2014

The School of Economics, University of Nottingham Malaysia campus, is organising an Economics essay competition. 

The topic of the essay competition is: “Malaysia has experienced strong economic growth over the past decades, but income inequality has not significantly lowered and many people are still left behind. What economic policies can Malaysia implement to reduce income inequality without sacrificing its rapid growth?” 

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
Second prize:  RM 800
Third prize:      RM 600
3 consolation prizes: RM350 each

The closing date is 15 July 2014, Tuesday.

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 

School of Economics is pleased to announce the winners of the Nottingham Economic Essay Competition 2014. The judging panel has decided to award the following 3 prizes:

  • First prize: Ng Chien Xen (Sunway College Selangor Campus A Level Programme) essay
  • Second prize: Chong Mun Kei (Methodist College A Level Programme) essay
  • Third prize: David Tan Wei Ern (Methodist College A Level Programme) essay
The winners will be contacted via email regarding the prize-giving ceremony. 


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