US-Taiwan Business Council


US-Taiwan Business Council
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The Brookings Institution


The Brookings Institution
1775 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036


May 16, 2022


8:30 am - 11:00 am

Taiwan’s economy during a time of global uncertainty

Joint Event with the Brookings Institution: Taiwan’s economy during a time of global uncertainty

Monday, May 16, 2022
8:30 am – 11:00 am EDT
In Person or via Webcast
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On May 16, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution and the US-Taiwan Business Council co-hosted an event on Taiwan’s economy during a time of global uncertainty. The first panel, moderated by Brookings Senior Fellow Ryan Hass, discussed Taiwan’s economic prospects in the shadow of cross-Strait tensions. The following panel, moderated by President of the US-Taiwan Business Council Rupert Hammond-Chambers, discussed Taiwan’s globalized economy as companies move beyond cost and competitiveness when deciding where to deploy capital.

Panel 1: Taiwan’s economy in the shadow of cross-Strait tensions
Ryan Hass, Senior Fellow – Foreign Policy, Center for East Asia Policy Studies, John L. Thornton China Center    The Michael H. Armacost Chair Chen-Fu and Cecilia Yen Koo Chair in Taiwan Studies Nonresident Fellow, Paul Tsai China Center, Yale Law School
Yun Sun, Nonresident Fellow – Global Economy and Development, Africa Growth Initiative
Matthew Goodman, William E. Simon Chair in Political Economy and Senior Adviser for Asian Economics – Center for Strategic and International Studies
Syaru Shirley Lin, Nonresident Senior Fellow – Foreign Policy, Center for East Asia Policy Studies

Panel 2: Doing business in Taiwan’s globalized economy
Rupert Hammond-Chambers, President, U.S.-Taiwan Business Council
Julie G. Welch, Vice President, Government Affairs, Asia Pacific, Qualcomm
Patrick Wilson, Vice President, Government Affairs, MediaTek

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The Brookings Institution
Falk Auditorium
1775 Massachusetts Avenue N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036

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