T20 Japan 関連イベント

デジタル貿易、WTO改革、持続可能かつ包摂的な成長のための貿易・投資に関するラウンドテーブル・ディスカッション

開催案内

This event is closed for G20 and T20 participants or by invitation.

The world economy has enjoyed rapid growth as it has become more and more closely integrated. The world trading system which has supported such growth however is showing growing signs of stress, and the world trading system seems to be approaching a crossroad. The roundtable will discuss three major aspects - digital trade, WTO reform, and trade and investment for sustainable and inclusive growth – to present relevant ideas and recommendations discussed in the T20 trade and investment taskforce on how we should proceed with globalization, as input into the G20 process.

イベント概要

  • 日時:2019年4月9日(火)12:00-16:30
  • 会場:虎ノ門ヒルズ フォーラム ホールA(東京都港区虎ノ門1-23-3 虎ノ門ヒルズ森タワー5階)
  • 主催:独立行政法人経済産業研究所(RIETI)、ドイツ開発政策研究所(DIE)

This roundtable is held under "Chatham House Rules".

スケジュール

12:00-12:05 Opening Remarks

NAKAJIMA Atsushi (Chairman, RIETI)

12:05-12:10 Special Remarks

MATSUO Takehiko (Director-General for Trade Policy, METI)

TSUKADA Tamaki (Deputy Director-General / Deputy Assistant Minister: Economic Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

12:10-12:20 Keynote Speech

Mari Elka PANGESTU (Former Minister of Trade, Republic of Indonesia / Professor, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Indonesia)

12:20-13:00 Introductory Speech: T20 Policy Briefs

KIMURA Fukunari (Consulting Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University)

Comments by participants

13:00-14:15 Session 1: Digital Trade

Moderator

NAKATOMI Michitaka (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Speaker 1

KIMURA Fukunari (Consulting Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University)

Speaker 2

Joshua P. MELTZER (Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution)

Discussant 1

Mona Farid BADRAN (Associate Professor, Economics Department, Cairo University)

Discussant 2

Kimberley BOTWRIGHT (Community Lead, Global Trade and Investment SI, WEF)

Discussant 3

Edwina STEVENS (Assistant Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia)

Discussant 4

Jeanette LIM (Director, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore)

Comments by participants

14:15-14:35 Coffee Break

14:35-15:50 Breakout Sessions

Session 2-1 WTO Reform

Moderator

Shiro ARMSTRONG (Visiting Scholar, RIETI / Director, Australia-Japan Research Centre, ANU)

Speaker 1

NAKAGAWA Junji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI / Chuogakuin University)

Speaker 2

Uri DADUSH (Senior Fellow, Policy Center for the New South and Non-Resident Scholar, Bruegel)

Discussant 1

Rajat KATHURIA (Director & Chief Executive, ICRIER)

Discussant 2

John HANCOCK (Counsellor, Policy Development, World Trade Organization)

Discussant 3

Carlos GIMENO VERDEJO (Senior Policy Advisor, G20, G7, OECD and WTO accessions, European Commission)

Discussant 4

Kendal HEMBROFF (Global Affairs, Canada)

Comments by participants

Session 2-2 Trade and Investment for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth

Moderator

Axel BERGER (Senior Researcher, German Development Institute)

Speaker 1

TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics Waseda University)

Speaker 2

Julia NIELSON (Deputy Director, Trade and Agriculture, OECD)

Discussant 1

Matthew STEPHENSON (Policy and Community Lead, International Trade and Investment, WEF)

Discussant 2

INOMATA Satoshi (Chief Senior Reseacher, Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO)

Discussant 3

Chris BARTON (Director, Department of International Trade, UK)

Discussant 4

Jose Luis KAISER (Director General for Trade Policy and Competitiveness, Spain)

Discussant 5

Dammu RAVI (Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India)

Comments by participants

15:50-16:00 Break

16:00-16:30 Session 3: Wrap-up Discussion

Moderator

HATTORI Takashi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI / Associate Professor, Kyoto University)

Report back from the Breakout Sessions (Session 2-1, Session 2-2)

Closing Remarks

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