Globalization vs Localization
September 3d 2020, 13:30-14:40
Until recently, the world economy has been on the path of globalization, but the coronavirus pandemic has shown the value of the opposite trend - localization. Today, many countries, within the framework of ensuring economic security, tasks to support employment and incomes of the population, begin to think about creating full-fledged production chains on their territory.

At the same time, many of them include in their development strategies and anti-crisis programs - general global issues related to the transition to the principles of the «Green Economy». Could this agenda bring countries closer together or will the barriers between countries related to the fight against the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic only grow?

During the discussion, officials and experts from Europe and Asia present their views on future trends in economic policy.