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Report: ASEAN’s 54th Anniversary Virtual Symposium on “ASEAN Economic and Social Regional Integration in the ‘New Normal’”

The ASEAN-Japan Centre hosted the ASEAN’s 54th Anniversary Virtual Symposium on “ASEAN Economic and Social Regional Integration in the ‘New Normal’” on 27 August 2021 (Friday).

Date / Time:   27 August 2021 (Friday)  11:00 – 13:00
Venue:            Online (Zoom)
Organizer:      ASEAN-Japan Centre
Co-organizer: ASEAN Secretariat and ASEAN Committee in Tokyo (ACT)
Supporters:    Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan (MOFA)Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (METI) International Peace Foundation (IPF)
Participants:About 540 people attended the event.
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Presentation
materials
Keynote Speech ”Why Has Globalization Failed to Reduce Inequality in Emerging Economies?”
Professor Eric S. Maskin
Adams University Professor and Professor of Economics and Mathematics at Harvard University, 2007 Nobel Laureate in Economics (PDF: 183 KB

Panel discussion
Professor SHIMIZU Kazushi, Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyushu University (PDF: 259 KB
Professor TAKAMURA Yukari, Professor of Law/Environmental Studies, Institute for Future Initiatives, the University of Tokyo (PDF: 1410 KB
Dr. Rafaelita M. Aldaba, Undersecretary, Department of Trade and Industry, Republic of the Philippines (PDF: 884 KB