FILTER CONTENTS


Topics
Topics

Video Gallery

Policy
 /  New York

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.)


Business
Video Excerpt: Joe Madiath, founder and executive director of Gram Vikas, discusses the need for microfinance and the possibility of its becoming mainstream.
Policy
NEW YORK, June 1, 2009 - Abdullah Hussain Haroon, permanent representative of Pakistan to the UN, and George Rupp, president of the International Rescue Committee, discuss the IDP crisis with Asi
Policy
Video Excerpt: Ambassador Abdullah Hussain Haroon addresses concerns about oversight of the financial aid currently coming into Pakistan. (2 min., 23 sec.)
Policy
NEW YORK, June 1, 2009 - Jeffrey Sachs explains what will be necessary for China and the United States to become fully committed partners in combating climate change. 
Policy
Video Excerpt: Jeffrey Sachs explains CCS, "carbon capture and sequestration," for the audience. (2 min., 7 sec.)
Arts
NEW YORK, May 21, 2009 -  Asia Society President Vishakha Desai discusses the complex relationships between curators and collectors in the 1960s, focusing on the decades of collaboration between Sherman Lee and t
Arts
Video Excerpt: Vishakha Desai describes the "first right of refusal" agreement between JDR 3rd and Sherman E. Lee in the 1960s. (4 min., 7 sec.)
Policy
Video Excerpt: Kanchan Chandra and Mira Kamdar respond to a question regarding population growth and public health services, during a discussion about the new Indian government.
Education

WASHINGTON, April 22, 2010 - U.S. Under Secretary of State Judith McHale discusses U.S.-China Relations and the important role of people-to-people connections. Excerpt. (1 min., 20 sec.)

Business
NEW YORK, May 18, 2009 - A panel of experts discuss where the new opportunities for private equity lie as it adapts through the financial crisis. (1 hr., 2 min.)
Business
NEW YORK, May 15, 2009 - Linda Rottenberg, CEO and co-founder of the non-profit organization Endeavor, discusses how entrepreneurs from emerging market countries are building high-impact companies.
Business
NEW YORK, May 11, 2009 - Anil K. Gupta and Haiyan Wang, co-authors of Getting China and India Right, discuss how China and India are becoming increasingly critical for an overall corporate strategy.