Date: 4 May 2022
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Speaker : Professor Amanda Jakobsson – School of Economics, SMU

The Brown Bag Series aims to inspire working professional to develop a passion for lifelong learning. We are excited to bring to you a series of free workshops that would help you learn new skills and gain competencies to level up your career.

The Brown Bag Workshops (5 Apr – 4 May 22) are part of a 7-part series organised by HeadHunt to help Singaporeans remain employable. The workshops will consist of the following segments :

  • Information Session (10 Mins) – Gain a better understanding of the programme structure and admission requirements.
  • Experience Class (60 Mins) – Experience a sample class and learn about the latest trending topics related to the programme.

For this Brown Bag Session, Professor Amanda Jakobsson from School of Economics, SMU will be speaking on the topic of COVID-19 and Global Trade Flows.

COVID-19 and Global Trade Flows

Speaker :
Professor Amanda Jakobsson
Assistant Professor of Economics
School of Economics, SMU

Synopsis :
The pandemic has hit individual countries and the world economy with an unprecedented series of economic shocks. Hear SMU Assistant Professor Amanda Jakobsson explore the impacts of Covid-19 on global trade flows — from the initial short-run supply shocks hitting Chinese factories to long-term structural changes in the global economy with multinational firms reorganizing their entire production chains.

Profile :

Brown Bag Workshop Schedule – 5th April to 4th May

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