Essay Competition

The IEA is thrilled to mention the outcomes of this year's Essay Competition for the Dorian Fisher Memorial Award. The top award of £1, 000 visited Daniel Well-defined of Abingdon Boys University for an essay around the question " What does monetary theory (such as those of Optimal Foreign currency Areas) recommend about the causes of the turmoil in the Eurozone and the conceivable ways frontward? ”. Three runner up prizes of £500 every went to Chiraag Patel (Merchant Taylors School), Shane Mahen (Queen Elizabeth's School Barnet), and Laura Doel (St Mary's Calne). Those who came just away from top several included Oscar Ellis (Berkhamstead School), Computer chip Gill (Birkenhead), Gino Engle (Birmingham Metropolitan), Helena Finch and Valerie Tsui (Cheltenham Ladies College), Alisha Kapoor (Henrietta Barnett School), Nkush Sodha and Jeffrey Xiao (Q Elizabeth Barnet), Will certainly Pearce (The Judd School), Nishith Hegde (King Edward Five Ways), Keegan Creighton (Simon Langton Grammar School), John Ogundele (Liverpool Green Coat), and Joe Baldwin, Matthew Burt and Frank Gao (Royal Grammar School Substantial Wycombe). The prize of £500 to get the highest number of entries visited Queen Elizabeth's School Barnet with Berkhamstead School, Hoheitsvoll Grammar School High Wycombe, Wellington College, and Birkenhead School also showcasing. The IEA's Education Representative, Dr Sam Davies, explained: " This coming year the average top quality was high, which made the task of the judges in picking the very best four articles very demanding. There were even more entries than last year and an improvement within the already excessive standard of. There was the larger range of schools represented than in earlier years and a very possibly spread of answers within the three topics. The responses to the problem on how to improve the A Level syllabus were generally both first and innovative. All of the leading entries demonstrated both clearness of disagreement and originality of believed, as well as evidence of original study. I would like to increase my warmest...