[Panel discussion] US, China and regional influence

Dr Jayant Menon
Lead Economist, Asian Development Bank
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Southeast Asian countries are questioning the strategic commitment and engagement of the United States to Asia. While the American influence in Asia is receding, China, on the other hand, is becoming prominent in the region. Will China’s increasing importance in the region make ASEAN countries more prosperous? Will ASEAN countries be picking sides? How will China’s influence affect  Southeast Asian businesses, trade and investments in the long run? 

11:00 am
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