Video: Public Lecture on Kyrgyz Republic Economic Update
Mr. Apurva Sanghi, Lead Economist for the Russian Federation at the World Bank, and Ms. Appolenia Mbowe, Senior Country Economist for the Kyrgyz Republic delivered a Public Lecture at the University of Central Asia (UCA) providing an update on the Economy of Kyrgyzstan.
This World Bank presentation provided an overview of the economic performance over the first 11 months of 2018, highlighting some of the macroeconomic vulnerabilities the country is exposed to, as well as growth projections for 2019 and 2020. The second presentation focused on the Russian economy covering 2018 economic performance, future growth prospects, poverty reduction and economic diversification.
The lecture was organised by UCA’s Institute of Public Policy and Administration on January 31st in Bishkek.
* Ideas presented in this lecture reflect the personal opinion of the speakers and do not necessarily represent the views of the University of Central Asia and/or its employees.