CIGI, the Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research (HKIMR) and the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) host the one-day conference China and the World Economy: Trade and Financial Linkages.
CIGI Distinguished Fellow Pauls Jenkins chairs the session on China's Global Influence as a Major Trading Nation and is a panellist on the session on Renminbi Internationalization and Capital Account Liberalization. Other sessions include: China’s Role in the Global Commodities Market and Interest Rate Liberalization and Monetary Policy Framework in China, with a keynote address on Global Capital Flows and Regulation of SIFIs.
Paul Jenkins is the Interim Director of the Global Economy Program. He provides strategic advice to the Global Economy program, including activities related to CIGI’s partnership with the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) and broader macroeconomic issues. His own research focuses on international policy coordination and financial stability, with a particular interest in the G20. From 2003 to 2010, he served as senior deputy governor of the Bank of Canada.