ADBI Session on Finance for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth, Western Economic Association 15th International Conference | Asian Development Bank

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ADBI Session on Finance for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth, Western Economic Association 15th International Conference

Event | 23 March 2019 Keio University Mita Campus, Japan
Time of event

12:45–14:30

Background

Inclusive finance is one of the most important aspects for achieving sustainable growth in emerging economies. At the Western Economic Association 15th International Conference, ADBI will organize a special session entitled “Finance for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth.” This session will feature the latest research findings by ADBI staff on inclusive and sustainable finance in Asia.

Objectives

The session will disseminate research by ADBI staff and identify policies that support inclusive and sustainable finance in the region.

Participants

200 Experts, Academics and Policymakers

Output

The ADBI session will include three presentations:

  • Social Funding of Green Financing: An Application of Blockchain/Tangle by Naoyuki Yoshino
  • Determinants and Impacts of Financial Literacy in the Lao PDR by Peter J. Morgan
  • Environmental Risk and Bank Lending: A Quasi-Natural Experiment by Bihong Huang
How to register

Register here.

Partners

The Western Economic Association 15th International Conference will be organized by Keio University and Western Economic Association.