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Events

23
Sep

Financial Risk & Networks

08:30 - 18:00 |

Trumpington St, Cambridge, CAMBRI, GB, CB2 1AG

In colloration with Journal of Network Theory in Finance

Financial institutions and markets are highly interconnected, but literature has only recently begun to emerge that maps these interconnections and assesses their impact on financial risks and returns. This meeting is the inaugural conference of the Journal of Network Theory in Finance (JNTF), a new interdisciplinary journal publishing academically rigorous and practitioner-focused research on the application of network theory in finance and related fields. Papers presented at the conference will be published in a forthcoming edition of the journal.

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26
Sep

A Crisis in Pay? Why ‘Pay For Performance’ Fails to Deliver

16:30 - 18:00 |

Trumpington St, Cambridge, CAMBRI, GB, CB2 1AG

Dr Jonathan Trevor, Cambridge Judge Business School

Take part in the University of Cambridge’s Alumni Festival 2014, and reconnect with Cambridge thinking over three days of discovery and intellectual adventure.

Step inside one of the University’s iconic buildings for a cup of tea and the chance to listen to CJBS faculty member Dr Jonathan Trevor share the latest insights from his research exploring the remuneration practices of some of our most successful companies.

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2
Oct

Webinar – Future Prospects for the World Economy

13:00 - 14:00 |

(Further details sent upon registration)

Michael Kitson, Cambridge Judge Business School

What will the world economy look like in 2050? This talk considers the opportunities and challenges facing the world economy. It will consider: the rise of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa); the challenges facing Europe and the euro; and the outlook for Africa. It will analyse the evolution of structural trade imbalances and high levels of private and public sector debt. Despite these challenges, there are reasons to remain optimistic about the long-term prospects for the world economy which will look very different in 2050 to what it does today. (more…)


10
Oct

Social Venture Weekend

10 Oct 08:00 - 16:00 | 11 Oct 08:00 - 16:00 | 12 Oct 08:00 - 16:00

Trumpington St, Cambridge, CAMBRI, GB, CB2 1AG

No matter what stage you’re at with your business, the weekend will help you refine your thinking, develop your business plan and pitch it. You’ll also have the opportunity to share and test your ideas with others and learn from the experiences of successful social entrepreneurs.

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