TUESDAY, MARCH 10TH, 2020: DAY ONE – ANTICIPATING AND MANAGING RISK
Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
The International Monetary Fund is focused on understanding the interaction of ESG risks and macro-financial stability. Initiatives covering bilateral and multilateral surveillance are underway, emphasizing how efforts for greater sustainability can also benefit financial stability. Are emerging market assets more exposed to ESG-related risks? Gain these and other crucial insights from Evan Papageorgiou, who has nearly eight years of experience as the IMF’s Deputy Division Chief for Global Markets Monitoring and Analysis. Evan is a prolific author on emerging markets, sovereign credit risk, sustainable finance, and macroprudential issues, sharing keen insights from direct experience.
•Learn about new IMF initiatives and publications on environmental and other sustainability issues
•Analyze the scope of ESG for EMs
•Map out what policymakers can do to help the transition to more sustainability and encourage further development of sustainable finance