China/Brazil: Two Tales of a Growth Slowdown
Monday, September 23, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
Mr. Canuto previously served as the Banks Vice President and Head of the Poverty Reduction Network (PREM), a division of more than 700 economists and other professionals working on economic policy, poverty reduction, gender equality and analytic work for client countries. He also served as an Executive Director of the Board of the World Bank from 2004-2007. Outside of the Bank, he has held leadership positions at the Inter-American Development Bank where he was Vice President for Countries, and for the Government of Brazil where he was Secretary for International Affairs at the Ministry of Finance. He also has an extensive academic background, serving as Professor of Economics at the University of So Paulo and University of Campinas in Brazil.