We would also like to point out that applicants should hand in their CV and Essay no later than February 25th on the topic:
“Global Value Chains (GVCs) contribute to development within a country by directly increasing GDP as well as providing employment gains and technological advances within a country. This is reflected by developed countries where value-added trade creates 28% of GDP. Therefore, the relevant question is: How can investment actively be incorporated into GVCs for a countries’ development strategies?”
Students who already have started on the initial topic given are not obliged to change their essay and therefore welcome to hand in the essay on the original topic.