Ruchir Sharma on the Asian Economy


Asia Briefing

NEW YORK, December 5, 2017 — Economic analyst Ruchir Sharma, head of emerging markets and chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley, discusses key economic trends in Asia during a morning discussion at Asia Society. (59 min., 14 sec.)

Breakfast Available from 8:00AM

Join us for a special round table with one of the most respected minds in international finance, Morgan Stanley’s Ruchir Sharma, as he looks at key questions facing the Asian markets in the year to come. Where will the drivers for economic growth be found in the region? Which economic indicators are the ones to watch? And what are the global economic prospects for 2018?



Ruchir Sharma is Head of Emerging Markets and Chief Global Strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Rise and Fall of Nations: Forces of Change in a Post-Crisis World. He is a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal , the Financial Times, and Foreign Affairs. He was named one of Foreign Policy’s Top 100 Global Thinkers in 2012 and one of Bloomberg Market’s 50 Most influential thinkers.

Tom Nagorski became Executive Vice President of the Asia Society following a three-decade career in journalism — having served most recently as Managing Editor for International Coverage at ABC News. Before that, he was Foreign Editor for ABC’s World News Tonight, and a reporter and producer based in Russia, Germany, and Thailand. Nagorski was the recipient of eight Emmy awards and the Dupont Award for excellence in international coverage, as well as a fellowship from the Henry Luce Foundation from Princeton University in 1984. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and two children. (Moderator)

Event Details

Tue 05 Dec 2017
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Asia Society 725 Park Avenue New York, NY 10021

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