Asia-Global Dialogue 2016: Towards a New Economic Order
Find out more about the agenda and the speaker line-up for the conference set to happen on January 28.
Progress on Climate Change Beckons in Paris
Fellow Patrick Low talks about expectations ahead of key talks.
A Hard Look at a Soft Global Economy
Academic Council Chairman Michael Spence on how officials need to respond to a slow-growth rut.
In Conversation with Douglas Beal: On Measuring Sustainable Development
Boston Consulting Group’s Douglas Beal explains how the idea of “well-being” became a measurable concept.
The Asia Global Institute is a multi-disciplinary think tank jointly established by the Fung Global Institute (FGI) and The University of Hong Kong (HKU). It generates and disseminates innovative business-relevant research on global issues from Asian perspectives.
Studying growth in Developing Asia today needs more than the mathematical result of inputs and outputs. It is a complex task involving the examination of how strategies and systems interact to allow economies to pursue sustainable growth in times of great change. At the heart of this study is China.View more
Finance & Macroeconomics
As Asia’s growth continues, we look at key developments in the areas of finance including currency internationalization and shadow banking, as well as economics. We then ask how these are likely to impact Asia, the global financial architecture and the global economy.View more
Countries used to believe that in the early stages of development they could grow first and deal with environmental problems later. Those days are over. Prosperity is achievable in Asia, but it must come with a responsible approach to the environment and an awareness of ecological needs and constraints.View more
Trade & Investment
Services play a crucial and often dominant role in global value chains, contributing to job creation and economic development. As patterns of production, trade, investment and consumption evolve, we ask how the next generation of GVCs will shift, jobs, income, profits and wealth.View more
Outlining a Joint Vision for the Paris Climate Conference
Former Indian diplomat and contributor Mukul Sanwal says the Joint vision for the Paris Conference also has implications for multilateralism.
Measuring a Country's Worth Beyond GDP
Fellow Patrick Low questions the need for numbers in the quest to measure an economy's worth.
New Development Goals for a New Era
Distinguished Fellow Noeleen Heyzer explains will it take for U.N. member nations to adopt – and adapt the new Sustainable Development Goals.
The Enemy is Us
Fellow William Overholt identifies what he sees as the gravest threat to U.S. global leadership.
China's Live Stress Test
Distinguished Fellow Andrew Sheng and HKU Proefessor Xiao Geng look into the recent gyrations of China's volatile stock markets.