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SALISES Commemorative Symposium - Honouring Lloyd Best & Tapia House Group

Posted Thursday, November 01, 2018


SALISES invites you to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Publication of Lloyd Best’s Theory of Pure Plantation Economy and the Birth of the Tapia House Group at their Commemorative Symposium.

Be there on November 10 from 8.30am to 5.30pm at the School of Education Auditorium.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured speakers include:

  • Dr. Hamid Ghany, Director, Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies, UWI
  • Dr. Vanus James, Economist - Senior Fellow - Adjunct Distinguished Professor, University of Technology, Jamaica
  • Dr. Roger Hosein, Senior Lecturer - Coordinator - Trade and Economic Development Unit Economics (TEDU), UWI
  • Mr. Lloyd Taylor, Founding Member, Tapia House Group
  • Mr. Ivan Laughlin, Founding Member, Tapia House Group
  • Mr. Lennox Grant, Journalist and Express Columnist

For more information, please email Sharon.hodge@sta.uwi.edu or call 662-2002 ext.82037, 83179. 

For more information on the Tapia House Group, please visit: https://tapiahouse.org/