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TMD Centre and Saïd Business School and Joint Graduate Student Workshop

The next Technology & Management for Development (TMD) Centre and Saïd Business School Joint Graduate Student Workshop will take place Thursday, 7 March at 4.30pm in Queen Elisabeth House (SR1). Speakers include MPhil students Cyrielle Auffray, Richard Higgins, Joshua Chipman, and Lara Fleischer.


Thursday, 7 March, 4.30pm – 6.30pm
Dept. of International Development - Queen Elisabeth House
Seminar Room 1
4:30 - 5:00
Cyrielle Auffray, University of Oxford  
"Can Africa learn from China? Managerial knowledge spillovers and localisation strategies in the Ghanaian construction sector"
5:00 - 5:30
Richard Higgins, University of Oxford  
"Industrial policy for competitive, dynamic and innovative industry: A case study of China solar PV"
5:30 - 6:00
Lara Fleischer, University of Oxford 
"Mobile communications for mobile people: Impact of increased access to mobile phones on pastoral livelihoods in Gujarat, India"
6:00 - 6:30
Joshua Chipman, University of Oxford 
"Learning environments in firms: Do MNCs in Thailand provide greater learning opportunities for staff?"