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Distinguished Speaker Seminar: Peter Petri - The New Landscape of Trade Policy in Asia and the Pacific: TPP, RCEP, and More?


Purpose

ADBI's Seminar Series brings eminent persons to ADBI to encourage debate among policymakers, researchers, academics, think tanks, and other audiences interested in economic development challenges in the Asia, Pacific region and Europe.

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Background

Peter A. Petri is the Carl J. Shapiro Professor of International Finance at the Brandeis International Business School (IBS), a senior fellow of the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, and a visiting fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, DC. His research focuses on international trade, finance and investment, primarily in the Asia and Pacific region. He was founding Dean of IBS from 1994 to 2006, has held visiting appointments at the Asian Development Bank Institute, the Brookings Institution, Fudan University, Keio University, Peking University, the OECD, and the World Bank, and consults for numerous international organizations and governments. He serves on the editorial boards of journals dedicated to Asia-Pacific research and is the Convener of the East-West Dialogue. He is a member of the US Asia Pacific Council, the PAFTAD International Steering Committee, and a former Chair of the US APEC Study Center Consortium. He received AB and PhD degrees in economics from Harvard University.

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Outputs

Papers and Presentations.

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Participants

Policymakers, academics, outside researchers and the general public; approximately 30 participants.

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Language

English





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