July 3, 2014
JICA-RI has been collaborating on a joint research project with Prof. Joseph Stiglitz-led IPD (Initiative for Policy Dialogue) based at Columbia University. As part of the joint study, a task force meeting was held in Jordan on June 5-6.
Senior Research Advisor Akio Hosono and Senior Research Fellow Go Shimada joined the meeting while it was attended by Professor Stiglitz, Prof. Akbar Noman and Professor José Antonio Ocampo of Columbia University from IPD, along with Professor Justin Yifu Lin of Peking University (former World Bank Chief Economist), and Professor Robert Wade of LSE.
Shimada Senior Research Fellow（second from left）
After the meeting, Hosono and Shimada participated in the 17th International Economic Association (IEA) World Congress, also held in Jordan. They introduced JICA activities and initiatives for the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) at the program for young African scholars.
|Day||June 05, 2014(Thu) - June 06, 2014(Fri)|