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One of the most powerful forces affecting both the City and the new learning is the global context in which both operate. Globalisation is not new, either to the City of the world of learning. Sir Thomas Gresham was as familiar with Europe’s financial centres as any of today’s City leaders. Some, at least, of his dealings originated across the Atlantic. The world of learning was in some ways more international than today, with European scholarship having hew national boundaries. This lecture will explore the nature of the contemporary global markets and their implications for the City and the new learning.

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This event was on Tue, 28 Apr 1998

Tom Cannon

Professor Tom Cannon

Professor of Business

Tom Cannon was the Mercers’ School Memorial Professor of Commerce at Gresham College between 1996 and 1999.

He holds Visiting Professorships in Britain, the USA...

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