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.
Have You Seen... On the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
A curated collection of reports and views on the biggest trade deal in history.
Why Markets Can, and Should Be, Better Designed
Distinguished Fellow Andrew Sheng on the need for more sophisticated markets that favor retail investors.
The Inexorable Logic of the Sharing Economy
Academic Council Chairman Michael Spence says the Internet is spawning interesting new business.
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.