Thursday, December 8, 2016

Year End Series 2016

PS The World in 2017


POLITICS

Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan - Asia’s Tipping Point?
Donald Tusk, President of the European Council - Europe’s Values Are Its Best Defense
Francis Fukuyama, Political philosopher, Stanford University - The Emergence of a Post-Fact World
Yuriko Koike, Governor of Tokyo - Asia’s Security Gap
Margaret MacMillan, Historian, Warden of St. Antony’s College, Oxford University - The New Year and the New Populism
Tony Blair, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom - Either dealing with Islamism or Populism
Bernard Haykel, Professor of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University - Revolution in the Kingdom
Minxin Pei, Professor of Government, Claremont McKenna College - Xi Jinping’s Year of Living Dangerously
Abdullah Gül, Former President of Turkey - A Middle East Peace Agenda for 2017
Maciej Kisilowski, Professor of Law, Central European University - How Eastern Europe Blew Up the West
Yuliya Tymoshenko, Former Prime Minister of Ukraine - Populism and Corruption


CULTURE

Michael Sandel, Political philosopher, Harvard University -Lessons from the Populist Uprising
Gordon Brown, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom - TBC
Tarek Osman, Author - The Paradox of Religion


ECONOMICS

Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund - Renewing Global Growth
Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel laureate economist - The World in 2017
Angus Deaton, Nobel laureate economist - Getting Past the Globalization Bogeyman
Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum - The Four Forces That Will Shape 2017
Raghuram Rajan, Former Governor, Reserve Bank of India - Democracy, Inclusion, and Prosperity
Jim O'Neill, Former Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management - Which Way for Emerging Markets in 2017?
Zhu Min, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China - Breaking the Oil Spell in 2017
Joaquin Levy, Managing Director, World Bank - The Economic Promise of Climate-Smart Infrastructure
Kaushik Basu, Former Chief Economist, World Bank - After the Emerging-Market Meltdown
Dominic Barton, Global Managing Partner, McKinsey - Capitalism versus the Populists
Lucrezia Reichlin, Former Chief Economist, European Central Bank - Will Populism End Central Bank Independence


INTERVIEWS

George Soros interviewed by Anatole Kaletsky
Juan Manuel Santos interviewed by Shlomo Ben-Ami

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