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Provocative Lecture Series 2018, Safwan Shah, Ph.D.
Start Date: 9/27/2018Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Date: 9/27/2018End Time: 7:00 PM

Event Description:
Department of Economics presents
David S. Saurman Provocative Lecture Series 2018
Guest Speaker: Safwan Shah, Ph.D. Founder & CEO, PayActiv

Students will hear how an entrepreneur searched for and found a private sector way to ease financial burden on low income workers. His talk on PayActiv demonstrates the effectiveness of private market solutions to poverty issues and also the rigors of entrepreneurship!
Location Information:
SJSU Main Campus - Student Union
Room: Student Union Theater
Contact Information:
Name: John Estill
Phone: 408-924-5407
Additional Information
The Department of Economics invites students, faculty, and the general public to consider intellectual arguments on controversial topics. Presenters are noted for outstanding scholarship and public speaking ability. This series fosters the tradition of higher education to challenge ideas and develop critical thinking in an environment of respect for intellectual discourse. Our goal is that you engage critical thinking skills to reach your own informed position on controversial issues.
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