ADBI Featured Speaker Webinar: AIIB Chief Economist Erik Berglof on State Capability and Non-public Sector Mobilization Towards Internet Zero in Rising Economies

Time of Occasion

11:00am-12:00pm Tokyo time


This ADBI Featured Speaker webinar spotlighted Asian Infrastructure Funding Financial institution (AIIB) Chief Economist Erik Berglof, who offered AIIB’s 2022 Asian Infrastructure Finance report on the transition to internet zero carbon emissions in rising economies and associated coverage challenges and options.

Berglof mentioned the primary “instruments” a state can use to speed up internet zero transition, together with state-owned enterprises, state-owned monetary establishments, and private-public partnerships. He additionally defined how these instruments could be built-in into nationwide innovation and know-how adoption frameworks.

Concerning the Speaker

Erik Berglof is Chief Economist of the Asian Infrastructure Funding Financial institution. Previous to becoming a member of AIIB in September 2020, he was Director of the Institute of International Affairs on the London Faculty of Economics and Chief Economist of the European Financial institution for Reconstruction and Growth from 2006 to 2015.

He’s an skilled in transition economics and institutional transformation by personal sector improvement. He holds a PhD in monetary economics and an MA in enterprise and economics, each from the Stockholm Faculty of Economics.


Asian Infrastructure Funding Financial institution

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*Disclaimer: The views expressed in these shows are the views of the authors and don’t essentially mirror the views or insurance policies of the Asian Growth Financial institution Institute (ADBI), the Asian Growth Financial institution (ADB), its Board of Administrators, or the governments they characterize. ADBI doesn’t assure the accuracy of the info included in these shows and accepts no duty for any penalties of their use. Terminology used could not essentially be in keeping with ADB official phrases.

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