Past Event

The world’s response to China’s Belt and Road Initiative

This event will look at the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative as well as the response from the rest of the world.

Date: February 8, 2019, 8:30 am Topic: Global economy and trade

video & audio recordings

On 8 February Bruegel is organising an event on the world’s response to China’s Belt and Road Initiative. The event will look at where the in initiative is five years on and discuss the response of the Indo-Pacific, US, Japan, Australia, India and Europe. We will also discuss the Europe-Asia Connectivity plan and then see how China is reacting to the ongoing trade war.

The event will feature the presentations of two Bruegel papers by Uri Dadush and Alicia Garcia-Herrero.

presentation by alicia garcia-herrero

Belt and Road Initiative – Alicia Garcia-Herrero’s presentation

Schedule

Feb 08, 2019

8:30-9:00

Check-in and breakfast

9:00-9:10

Presentation: The Belt and Road turns five

Uri Dadush, Non-Resident Fellow

9:10-9:20

Presentation: Perceptions of the Belt and Road Initiative

Alicia García-Herrero, Senior Fellow

9:20-10:10

Panel discussion

Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director

George Cunningham, Strategic Adviser on Asia-Pacific Affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS)

Uri Dadush, Non-Resident Fellow

Jean-Francois Di Meglio, President, Asia Centre in Paris

Theresa Fallon, Founder and director of the Centre for Russia Europe Asia Studies

Alicia García-Herrero, Senior Fellow

10:10-10:30

Q&A

10:30

End

Speakers

George Cunningham

Strategic Adviser on Asia-Pacific Affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS)

Uri Dadush

Non-Resident Fellow

Jean-Francois Di Meglio

President, Asia Centre in Paris

Theresa Fallon

Founder and director of the Centre for Russia Europe Asia Studies

Alicia García-Herrero

Senior Fellow

Guntram B. Wolff

Director

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

[email protected]

Read about event More on this topic
 

Upcoming Event

May
18
14:30

Is China’s private sector advancing or retreating?

A look into the Chinese private sector.

Speakers: Reinhard Bütikofer, Nicolas Véron and Alicia García-Herrero Topic: Global economy and trade Location: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels
Read about event
 

Upcoming Event

May
19
15:00

Three data realms: Managing the divergence between the EU, the US and China in the digital sphere

Major economies are addressing the challenges brought by digital trade in different ways, resulting in diverging regulatory regimes. How should we view these divergences and best deal with them?

Speakers: Susan Ariel Aaronson, Henry Gao, Esa Kaunistola and Niclas Poitiers Topic: Digital economy and innovation, Global economy and trade Location: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels
Read article More on this topic More by this author
 

Podcast

Podcast

The cost of China's dynamic zero-COVID policy

What does zero-COVID mean for both China and the global economy?

By: The Sound of Economics Topic: Global economy and trade Date: May 11, 2022
Read about event More on this topic
 

Past Event

Past Event

What is in store for Euro area economies?

ECB Executive Board Member Philip Lane discusses the outlook for Euro area economies.

Speakers: Maria Demertzis and Philip Lane Topic: European governance Location: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Date: May 5, 2022
Read article More on this topic More by this author
 

Podcast

Podcast

Global trade Down Under

A conversation on the global trading landscape.

By: The Sound of Economics Topic: Global economy and trade Date: May 4, 2022
Read about event More on this topic
 

Past Event

Past Event

COVID-19 and the shift to working from home: differences between the US and the EU

What changes has working from home brought on for workers and societies, and how can policy catch up?

Speakers: Jose Maria Barrero, Mamta Kapur, J. Scott Marcus and Laura Nurski Topic: Inclusive growth Location: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Date: April 28, 2022
Read about event More on this topic
 

Past Event

Past Event

From viruses to wars: recent disruptions to global trade and value chains

How have events in recent years impacted global trade and value chains and how can we strengthen these against future disruptions?

Speakers: Dalia Marin, Adil Mohommad and André Sapir Topic: Global economy and trade Date: April 27, 2022
Read about event More on this topic
 

Past Event

Past Event

War in Ukraine: What is the effect on Central and Eastern Europe?

How is the war in Ukraine affecting the countries in the central and eastern parts of Europe, the countries that are closest to the ongoing conflict?

Speakers: Beata Javorcik and Guntram B. Wolff Topic: European governance Date: April 26, 2022
Read article More on this topic More by this author
 

Opinion

China’s Covid policy to be year’s largest economic shock

Beijing’s ‘dynamic zero-Covid’ policy could devastate the domestic economy, but the effects will also be felt globally.

By: Alicia García-Herrero Topic: Global economy and trade Date: April 26, 2022
Read article More on this topic
 

Blog Post

The decoupling of Russia: European vulnerabilities in the high-tech sector

Although Russia bears the brunt of Western high-tech sanctions, the European Union will face challenges in sectors where it relies on Russian and Ukrainian commodities and technologies.

By: Monika Grzegorczyk, J. Scott Marcus, Niclas Poitiers and Pauline Weil Topic: Global economy and trade Date: April 12, 2022
Read article More by this author
 

Podcast

Podcast

What to expect from China's innovation drive?

How much has China progressed technologically?

By: The Sound of Economics Topic: Digital economy and innovation, Global economy and trade Date: April 6, 2022
Read article More on this topic
 

Blog Post

Is the private sector retreating in China? Not among its largest companies

Though private ownership does not free companies from the pervasive influence of the Communist Party, China’s private and state sectors are not equivalent; China’s largest firms are growing faster than their state-owned counterparts.

By: Tianlei Huang and Nicolas Véron Topic: Global economy and trade Date: April 5, 2022
Load more posts