The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is organizing a virtual discussion on inequality during and after the coronavirus pandemic on 20 January. The event will bring together Sir Angus Deaton, a Nobel Prize laureate in Economics and Senior Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson School, Professor Branko Milanovic, a Presidential Professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, EBRD Chief Economist Beata Javorcik and EBRD MD Communications Jonathan Charles. The discussion will be opened by EBRD President Odile Renaud-Basso.
It will be broadcast live on EBRD Facebook on 20 January, 15:00-16:30 ( London time/ GMT).
The EBRD is a multilateral bank that promotes the development of the private sector and entrepreneurial initiative in 38 economies across three continents. It combines investments with policy dialogue and, through activities like its Community Initiative, also reaches out to support local societies and knowledge about EBRD countries.