Published on: 2017-12-07
The Belt and Road Initiative featured prominently in IEMS activities during the first half of 2017 and will continue to do so as IEMS launches a multiyear research program on “Trade and Investment under One Belt One Road and Implications for Hong Kong” with support from the Hong Kong government. IEMS also organized academic and business seminars addressing a range of topics, including robots and the future of employment, innovation in China and Korea, microfinance in India and reverse brain drain. The institute co-sponsored events to launch notable reports on Asian infrastructure needs (by the Asian Development Bank) and on China’s economic reform priorities (by the OECD).
Read the newsletter here (PDF).