The Future of Global Economy: Growth Challenges and Risks of Depression

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This symposium tried to foresee the future of the global economy, find answers related to its growth trajectories after the Covid-19 pandemic, and explore the challenges facing it. It focused on the following topics:
  • What will the return to economic activity look like at the global level.
  • Will the imbalance between countries and trading blocks increase as the return to economic activities vary in speed?
  • New business models as the neo-normal: A look into the post-Covid-19.
  • The future of international economic institutions and their role in the post-Covid-19 era.

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Introductory Video
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Dr. Jean Fares
Economist, and Senior Advisor to the UAE government, UAE
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Dr. Robert B. Koopman Dr. Jeronim Capaldo Dr. Rabah Arezki
Chief Economist and Director, Economic Research and Statistics Division, World Trade Organization - Switzerland Economic Affairs Officer, Division on Globalization and Development Strategies, UNCTAD - Switzerland Chief Economist for the Middle East and North Africa Region (MNA), The World Bank - USA
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