“February 2021. It’s a cold blustery morning in Washington. The newly inaugurated president of the United States is on his way to the office of the Chinese managing director of the IMF to sign the agreement under which the IMF will provide 3 trillion dollars in emergency financing to the U.S. and the conditionality to which the U.S. will have to adhere.” Join Arvind Subramanian as he speaks about his new book and China’s growing economic might.
DATE: Dec 14 (Wednesday)
VENUE: Face Bar, 26 Dongcaoyuan, Gongti Nanlu (behind the Cervantes Institute), 工体南路东草园26号
ENTRANCE: free to FCCC members, 80 rmb on the door to non-members
REGISTRATION: email firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Arvind Subramanian is senior fellow jointly at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Center for Global Development.
He was assistant director in the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund. He served at the GATT (1988–92) during the Uruguay Round of trade negotiations and taught at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government (1999–2000) and at Johns Hopkins’ School for Advanced International Studies (2008–10).