Impact of Globalization on the Future of Africa

The Center for Global Business Programs (CGBP)
International Panel Series

"The Impact of Globalization on the Future of Africa"
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Students and faculty of Lubin School of Business attended an informative panel on global issues and Africa in the Schimmel Theater Lobby at 1 Pace Plaza, New York City, on October 21st. This event is the second in an ongoing series of global forums by the Center for Global Business Programs to support internationalization of education at Pace. The speakers included Pace faculty from Lubin and Dyson as well as graduates of the Pace MBA program who have expertise with issues in Africa.

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Graduate students and faculty filled the Michael Schimmel Center Lobby for the panel discussion, followed by a reception in celebration of the newly re-named Center for Global Business Programs.
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Dr. Claudia Green
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(left to right) Panelists Dr. Richard Ottoo, Dr. Patricia Gloster-Coates, Moderator Dr. Larry Bridwell, Dr. Claudia Green, Mr. Rumit Mehta (MBA, LSB '03), and Professor Bruce Bachenheimer
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Dr. Green and Pace alumnus Rumit Mehta
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Rumit Mehta and Prof. Bachenheimer
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Dr. Richard Ottoo, assistant professor of finance (Lubin) and Dr. Patricia Gloster-Coates, Chair of the History Department (Dyson) engaged in a cross-disciplinary discussion on the "Impact of Globalization on the Future of Africa"
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Dr. Patricia Gloster-Coates (Dyson)
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Dr. Richard Ottoo (Lubin)
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MBA students from Dr. Bridwell's "Business in the Global Environment" class were the anchor audience for the panel discussion.
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Dr. Claudia Green discussing one of the main objectives of the CGBP—all Pace students should be "Global Citizens."