Jordan 2011 - Linking Trade to Development

How can Arab economies better leverage regional and global trade to restart growth and drive economic and social development?

 The following dimensions will be addressed:

- Global growth markets

- Relations with developed economies

- Diversification of economic output for high value trade

  • Uri Dadush, Senior Associate and Director, International Economics Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, USA; Global Agenda Council on the Global Trade System
  • Salem Ben Nasser Al Ismaily, Chairman, Public Authority for Investment Promotion and Exports Development, Oman; Global Agenda Council on India
  • Mahmoud Abdel Al-Rahman Al Said Eissa, Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade of Egypt
  • Francisco J. Sánchez, US Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade
  • Nemat Shafik, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington DC

 Moderated by

  • Louisa K. Bojesen, Anchor, CNBC, United Kingdom