Carnegie Foundation for International Peace
Time: Wednesday, November 12, 2008 1:30-3 pm
Place: Inter-Cultural Center
Room: Multi-purpose room
Followed by refreshments and “round table” discussion
Sponsored by the East Asian Studies Program, the Department of Economics, and the International Business School
Albert Keidel joined the Carnegie Endowment in September 2004, after serving as acting director and deputy director for the Office of East Asian Nations at the U.S. Department of the Treasury. His work at the Endowment focuses on issues relating to China’s economic system reforms, macroeconomy, regional development, and poverty reduction strategy.
Before joining Treasury in 2001, Dr. Keidel covered economic trends, system reforms, poverty, and country risk as a senior economist in the World Bank office in Beijing. He has worked in China, Japan, and Korea and taught graduate economics courses on China, Japan, and economic development. Keidel currently teaches a Georgetown University graduate course on China’s economy.