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How can we create more sustainable value chains?

There is an urgent need for GVCs to become more resilient and inclusive, and meet the net-zero challenge.

Date: November 10, 2021, 10:00 am Topic: Global economy and trade

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Bruegel · How can we create more sustainable value chains?

As the world grapples with supply chain disruptions brought about by the pandemic, the Asian Infrastructure Finance 2021 report, Sustaining Global Value Chains, examines how Asian economies, to different extents and in different ways, have integrated global value chains (GVCs) into their growth models. The report highlights how green infrastructure, consistent with net zero transition, will become a source of competitive advantage and the key to sustaining future GVCs.

At this event, Alicia Garcia-Herrero engaged with Erik Berglöf, the Chief Economist of AIIB to talk about the conclusions of the report.

Schedule

Nov 10, 2021

10:00-10:45

Presentation and conversation

Erik Berglöf, Chief Economist, AIIB

Alicia García-Herrero, Senior Fellow

10:45-11:00

Q&A

Speakers

Erik Berglöf

Chief Economist, AIIB

Alicia García-Herrero

Senior Fellow

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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