World Trade Wars: What Are We to Expect? Expert Discussion. Speakers

06.04.2018
On April 12 at 11:00, the Valdai Discussion Club will hold an expert discussion on the topic “World Trade Wars: what are we to expect?”

Moderator: 
  • Ivan Timofeev, Programme Director of the Valdai Discussion Club
Speakers:

  • Daria Davydova, Head of the WTO Participation Department, Department for Trade Negotiations of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation

  • Alexander Losev, Director General, Sputnik Asset Management

  • Andrey Spartak, Director, All-Russia Market Research Institute (VNIKI)  

  • Simon Evenett, Professor of Economics, University of St.Gallen (via video link)

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