Shirburnian Economist Highly Commended in competition
Alex Chajecki (OS 2009, f), who left Sherborne in the summer, has been Highly Commended in the Royal Economics Society 2009 Young Economist of the Year competition, with an essay entitled 'Are Recessions Inevitable?’. The competition attracted nearly 500 entries from 180 schools around the world. A 'Highly Commended' award places Alex in the top 30 of entries.
Alex also achieved 98% in his Economics A level; obtaining full marks in 4 out of the 6 modules taken. He is applying to read Economics at Cambridge and we wish him every success for the future.
Posted: Friday, September 18, 2009