Hong Kong | January 29, 2019

Trade Wars, Economic Uncertainty, and the US/China Relationship: What’s Next?

Join Booth professors Randall S. Kroszner and Steven J. Davis together with UChicago alumnus and economist Richard Wong, AB ’74, AM ’74, PhD ’81 (Economics), for Economic Outlook 2019. Kroszner is a former governor of the Federal Reserve System; Davis is co-creator of the Global Economic Policy Uncertainty Indices; and Wong is founding director of the Hong Kong Centre for Economic Research.

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Event Details

The shift in US trade policy is reverberating around the world. What impact is the US/China trade war having on the world’s two biggest economies and the Asia-Pacific region? How are the uncertainty and market volatility created by the recent trade developments affecting global investment? What do these shifting economic fundamentals mean for monetary policy, interest rates, and the value of the yuan against the dollar?

Join Chicago Booth professors Randall S. Kroszner and Steven J. Davis, and Hong Kong economist Richard Wong, AB ’74, AM ’74, PhD ’81 (Economics), to discuss the state of the global economy and gain insights for the year ahead.

When
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Where
The Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex |
The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong
168 Victoria Road
Mount Davis

Program
5:30 p.m. - Registration and networking
7:00 p.m. - Program begins
7:50 p.m. - Audience Q&A
8:00 p.m. - Program concludes 

Cost
Free

 

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Steven J. Davis

William H. Abbott Distinguished Service Professor of International Business and Economics at Chicago Booth

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Randall S. Kroszner

Deputy Dean for Executive Programs and Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics at Chicago Booth

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Richard Wong, AB ’74, AM ’74, PhD ’81 (Economics)

Professor of Economics, Philip Wong Kennedy Wong Professor in Political Economy, University of Hong Kong

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