INEQUALITY, INCLUSIVE GROWTH, AND FISCAL POLICY IN ASIA

INEQUALITY, INCLUSIVE GROWTH, AND FISCAL POLICY IN ASIA
by Dr. Donghyun Park, Asian Development Bank

FRIDAY, 20 NOVEMBER
11:00–12:00 / HALL 2
NEW BUILDING / KIMEP UNIVERSITY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donghyun Park is currently Principle Economist at the Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), which he joined in April 2007. Prior to joining ADB, he was a tenured Associate Professor of Economics at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Dr. Park has a PhD in Economics from UCLA, and his main research fields are international finance, international trade, and development economics. His research, which has been published extensively in journals and books, revolves around policy-oriented topics relevant for Asia’s long-term development, including service sector development, inclusive fiscal policy, and financial sector development. Dr. Park plays a leading role in the production of Asian Development Outlook, ADB’s flagship annual publication.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER ASIA RISES?”

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER ASIA RISES?

BY PROFESSOR CHUNG MIN LEE
GRADUATE SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

YONSEI UNIVERSITY (SOUTH KOREA)

THURSDAY, 19 JANUARY
16:00–17.30 / HALL#3
NEW BUILDING

Professor Chung Min Lee is Dean and Professor of International Relations, Graduate School of International Studies, Yonsei University. Dr. Lee concurrently serves as a member of the President’s Foreign Policy Advisory Council and the Presidential Committee on Future & Vision. He is also an advisor to the Prime Minister’s Office, the Ministry of National Defense, the Ministry of Unification, the Foreign Policy and Unification Committee of the National Assembly and other government agencies.

Dr. Lee received his MALD and his Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University in 1988 and his B.A. in political science from Yonsei University in 1982. For over twenty years, Dr. Lee has written extensively on various aspects of East Asian security including strategic developments on the Korean peninsula. His research covers international and Asian security and defense planning, WMD proliferation, crisis management, and intelligence.

Biggest Power Shift Since 1945

  1. Can Asia become “truly globalized?”
  2. Can Asia have “wealth, health,and freedom?”
  3. Can Asia become a truly “democratic” zone?
  4. Will the US and the EU remain dormant
  5. Can Asia help solve global problems?