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Addressing an Uncertain Future: APEC and Free Trade in the Asia Pacific (Complete)

NEW YORK, January 19, 2017 — Expert speakers discuss how the changing U.S. political landscape will affect the future of trade and economic liberalization in the Asia-Pacific. Panelist include Nguyen Thanh Hai, deputy director general in charge of policy issues at the Vietnam 2017 national APEC secretariat; Dr. Vu Tien Loc, chairman and president of the Vietnam chamber of commerce and industry; Monica Hardy Whaley, president of the national center for APEC; and Farisa Zarin, managing director and global head of government and public affairs at Moody’s. The discussion was moderated by Asia Society Policy Institute Vice President Wendy Cutler. (1 hr., 5 min.)


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