Asia-Global Dialogue 2016: Towards a New Economic Order
Asia-Global Dialogue 2016: Towards a New Economic Order brings together some of the world’s best-known thinkers including AGI Advisory Board Chairman Victor K Fung; Nobel Laureate Michael Spence; and Distinguished Fellows Liu Mingkang and Andrew Sheng.
The Inexorable Logic of the Sharing Economy
Academic Council Chairman Michael Spence says the Internet is spawning interesting new business.
The SDGs: In Time for Asia’s Next Phase of Growth
Pamela Mar on the importance of the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals.
Have You Seen... The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
The UN sets new targets as the Millennium Development Goals expire at the end of 2015.
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
The Enemy is Us
Fellow William Overholt identifies what he sees as the gravest threat to U.S. global leadership.
The G20 and Trade
Fellow Stuart Harbinson discusses possible options that could strengthen the World Trade Organization.
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.
The Work of Decades and Generations
Opening Remarks delivered by Victor K Fung at the Fung Global Institute's Public Seminar on China's Financial Future, held on Monday, June 8, 2105
China's International Growth Agenda
Academic Council Chair Michael Spence on China's new growth strategy and how it could benefit neighbors and allies.