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FUTURE OUTLOOK FOR KAZAKHSTAN – PERSPECTIVES BY INTERNATIONAL FINANCE ORGANIZATIONS

Organizers:

World Bank, Economic Research Institute 

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This session will explore the potential impact of the global trends on the Kazakhstan economy as perceived by the major international finance organizations. The discussions will:

  • Consider the likely evolution of the world economy as a whole
  • Discuss trends in economy of Asia, Europe, Eurasia, and Middle East with a particular focus on emerging and developing economies
  • Share forecasts and perspectives for growth of the Kazakhstan economy
  • Debate on cross-cutting, intergenerational issues

Welcome speech: Shigeo Katsu, Nazarbayev University President

Moderator: Hans Timmer, Chief Economist for ECA

Main speaker: Harinder Kohli, Founding Director and Chief Executive of Emerging Markets Forum as well as Founding Director, President, and CEO of Centennial Group International

Speakers:

  • Wencai Zhang, Vice-President of the Asian Development Bank
  • Dmitry Pankin, Chairman of Management Board, Eurasian Development Bank
  • Dimitris Tsitsiragos, International Finance Corporation, Vice President of New Business
 

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