Report launch: Asian Development Outlook 2014

Tir 8 apr. 2014
Tid: 11:00 Sted: NUPI Ledige plasser: 0
Legg i kalender 14-04-8 11:00 14-03-24 23:59 38 Report launch: Asian Development Outlook 2014 The Asian Development Bank, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and NUPI are jointly organizing the launch of the report Asian Development Outlook 2014 in Norway. This is an opportunity to learn more about the development of Asia’s economies and societies and where they are heading. NUPI NUPI seminar@nupi.no http://www.facebook.com/events/160427380695693 false DD/MM/YYYY

The Asian Development Bank, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and NUPI are jointly organizing the launch of the report Asian Development Outlook 2014 in Norway. This is an opportunity to learn more about the development of Asia’s economies and societies and where they are heading.

In cooperation with the Asian Development Bank and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Norwegian, NUPI has the pleasure of inviting you to the seminar:

"Asian Development Outlook 2014"
- Fiscal policy for inclusive growth

The Asian Development Bank, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and NUPI are jointly organizing the launch of the report Asian Development Outlook 2014
 in Norway. This is an opportunity to learn more about the development of Asia’s economies and societies and where they are heading. Will there be a crash in China, and how will it affect the rest of the region? How can government spending help lift more Asians out of poverty?

Background information with a summary of findings in the theme chapter of this year's Asian Development Outlook 2014
is available here:

Background paper Asian Development Outlook 2014

Programme 10.00 - 12.00:

  • IntroductionIndra Øverland
    , Head of Russia and Eurasia Research Group, NUPI
  • Keynote / opening wordsHans Brattskar,
     MFA State Secretary, ADB Governor
  • Asian Development Outlook 2014Juzhong Zhuang
    , ADB Deputy Chief Economist 
  • Comments and analysis by a panel of Norwegian expertsArne Melchior
    , Senior Research Fellow, NUPIFrancesca Jensenius
    , Senior Research Fellow, NUPIOlav Chen
    , Portfolio Manager, Storebrand Investments
  • Open floor

This seminar can be followed directly on YouTube