By Prof Michael G. Plummer, Eni Professor of International Economics, The John Hopkins University, SAIS-Bologna
Date: 29 March 2012
Venue: ISIS Conference Room, Kuala Lumpur
Michael G. Plummer is the Eni Professor of International Economics at the Johns Hopkins University, SAIS-Bologna. He is also Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Asian Economics (Elsevier); President, American Committee for Asian Economic Studies (ACAES); and (non-resident) Senior Fellow, East-West Center. He was until very recently Head of the Development Division of the OECD (2010-2012). Professor Plummer has worked on numerous projects for international organizations, development and other government agencies, and regional development banks including the Asian Development Bank, the ASEAN Secretariat, and the ADB Institute. His main academic interests relate to international trade, international finance, and Asian economic integration, especially in the ASEAN context.