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OPEN LEADERS DISCUSSION: THE FUTURE PROSPECTS FOR WORLD ECONOMIC GLOBALIZATION HIGH LEVEL POLICY PANEL

Organizers:

“Economic Research Institute” JCS Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee 

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Key issues:

  • Is economic globalization decreasing in the world?, Are we witnessing a new era of deglobalization?, Is the future of economic openness questioned?, Is the world filled with economic nationalism and are we moving to a new stage of protectionism?
  • Are the postwar mechanisms of the global economy and the rules-based system of international trade and investment that are drivers of global growth being reviewed?
  • How the recent failure of the G20 meeting in Baden-Baden will affect the supervision and coordination of the world economy and financial system, if its result was the possible partial withdrawal of the US from international trade and governance?, Can these processes lead to a vacuum in the global economy?
  • What strategies should be used to ensure sustainable and inclusive growth in the global economy?, how is the constant technological change, the transition to sustainable and green growth, and mega-infrastructure projects like the new Silk Road strategy can contribute to global growth

Moderator:

  • John Defterios, CNN’s Emerging Markets Editor (tbc)

Speakers:

  • Sergey Glazyev, Economic Adviser to the President of Russian Federation
  • Jacob Frenkel, Chairman, JP Morgan Chase International, Governor of the Bank of Israel (1991-2000)
  • Djoomart Otorbaev, Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan (2014-2015)
  • Marshal Van Alstyne, Professor Boston University, Co Author Platform Revolution 
  • Nicolas Sarkozy, The President of France (2007-2012) (tbc)
  • David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (2010-2016) (tbc)
  • Hans-Paul Burkner, Global Chairman, Boston Consulting Group
  • Victor Chu, Chairman, First Eastern Investment Group(tbc)
  • Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of Estonia (2006-2016), winner of the Reinhard Mohn Prize 2017 «Smart Country: Connected. Intelligent. Digital» (tbc)
  • Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister, Singapore(tbc)
  • Kristalina Georgieva, CEO, The World Bank group(tbc)
  • Harold James, Professor of Princeton University
  • Robert Zoellick, Chairman of Goldman Sachs International Advisors, Former President of the World Bank(tbc)
  • Ernesto Zedillo, Director of the Center for the Study of Globalisation, Yale University, President of Mexico (1994-2000) (tbc)
  • Tigran Sargsyan, Chairman, Eurasian Economic Commission, Prime-Minister (2008-2014) and Governor of Central Bank of Armenia (1998-2008) (tbc)
  • Horst Kohler, Former President of Germany, and Former Managing Director of IMF(tbc)
  • Ali Babacan, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey (2009-2015) (tbc)
  • Romano Prodi, Prime Minister of Italy (1996–1998, 2006–2008), President of the European Commission (1999–2004) (tbc)
  • Alfred Gusenbauer, Chancellor of the Republic of Austria (2007-2008) (tbc)
  • Aleksander Kwasniewski, President of Poland (1995-2005) (tbc)
  • Ehud Barak, Prime Minister of Israel (1999-2001) (tbc)
  • Shaukat Aziz, Prime Minister (2004–2007) and Minister of Finance of Pakistan (1999–2007) (tbc)
 

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