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International Workshop on Intra-Asian FDI Flows:
Magnitude, Trends, Prospects and Policy Implications
 April 25 – 26, 2007

Casurina Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road New Delhi 3, India

Session details, presentation and papers are available in downloadable format.
April 25, 2007
INAUGURAL SESSION Welcome remarks from Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Director and 
Chief Executive, ICRIER

Keynote Address by Dr. Ajay Dua, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry

Session 1: Overview Papers
Chair for the session: Shri N. Ravi Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs
Paper 1 Intra-Asian FDI Flows: Trends, Patterns and Determinants by Rabin Hattari (IMF and George Mason University) and Ramkishen Rajan (George Mason University)
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Discussant 1 KC Fung (University of California, Santa Cruz) 
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Paper 2 Emerging Trends In FDI Flows To Asia by Dilek Aykut (World Bank)
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Discussant 2 Dr. Amitendu Palit (ICRIER)
Session 2: Emerging Giant Economies
Chair for the session: Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Director & Chief Executive, ICRIER
Paper 3 “Emerging Multinationals: Trends, Patterns and Determinants Of Outward Investment By Indian Enterprises by Nagesh Kumar (RIS)
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Discussant 3 Andrea Goldstein (OECD)
Paper 4 The Pattern and Magnitude of China’s Outward FDI in Asia by Shaoming Cheng (West Virginia University) and Roger Stough (George Mason University)
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Discussant 4 Rajat Kathuria (International Management Institute) 
Session 3: Asian OECD Economies
Chair for the sessionReza Siregar (IMF-STI & University of Adelaide)
Paper 5 Japan’s Outward FDI in Globalisation by Daisuke Hiratsuka (Institute of Developing Economies)
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Discussant 5 Mandira Sarma (ICRIER)
Paper 6 Korea’s Outward FDI In Asia by Deok Ryong Yoon (Korea Institute for International Economic Policy) [download presentations] [download paper]
Discussant 6 Rabin Hattari (IMF and George Mason  University)
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April 26, 2007
Session 4: Newly-Industrializing Asian Economies
Chair for the Session: Dr. Sunil Rongala (Murugappa Group)
Paper 7 Outward Direct Investment From East Asia: Experiences of Hong Kong and Taiwan by Nathalie Aminian (University of Le Havre), KC Fung (University of California Santa Cruz) and Chelsea.C.LIN (National Doug Hwa University)
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Discussant 7 Abhijit Sen Gupta (ICRIER) 
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Paper 8 Singapore and Thailand by Andrea Goldstein (OECD) and Pavida Pananond (Thammasat University)
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Discussant 8 Joshua Felman (IMF)
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Session 5: Emerging Giant Economies
Chair for the SessionMr. Toshiro Nishizawa, Deputy Director General, JBIC Institute, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
Paper 9 Foreign Direct Investment In Services: The Experiences of India and China by Christopher Findlay and Shengin Guo(University of Adelaide)
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Discussant 9 Arpita Mukherjee (ICRIER)
Session 6: Developing Southeast Asian Economies
Chair for the session Roger Stough (George Mason University)
Paper 10 Outward Foreign Direct Investment: The Malaysian Experience by Mohamed Ariff and Gregore Pio Lopez (The Malaysian Institute of Economic Research)
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Discussant 10 Arindam Banik (International Management Institute)
Paper 11 Outward Investment Surge in the Midst of Weak Inward Investment: Perspectives from the Indonesian Experience by Reza Siregar (IMF STI & University of Adelaide) & Anton Gunawan (Citigroup-Indonesia)
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Discussant 8 Chetan Ghate (Indian Statistical Institute)


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