New Economic Thinking


Through the New Economic Thinking events series, the ICCE is creating a platform with a broader aim of challenging conventional wisdom and status quo in order to help chart a new and better way for the world economy.

Navigating the Evolving Landscape of Mutual Funds

Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Time: 1 PM CET

Venue: Online

The Future of
Boosting MDB’s Investing Capacity

Date: Thursday, March 2, 2023

Time: 12 PM GMT

Venue: Online

The Future of the Global Development Ecosystem

Date: May 12, 2022

Time: 2:30 PM CET

Venue: Online

Energy Efficiency & Access in Africa

Date: April 26, 2022

Time: 3:00 PM UTC

Venue: Online

Economies in Recovery: Africa outlook 2022

Date: February 9, 2022

Time: 3:00 PM CAT

Venue: Online

Indian Economy & Banking Sector in 2022

Date: January 31, 2022

Time: 5:00 PM IST

Venue: Online

Bridging the income inequality gap to build inclusive growth in the global south

Date: October 26, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm CET

Venue: Online

Tracking M&A deals in Asia-Pacific

Date: October 14, 2021

Time: 3:00 pm IST

Venue: Online

Economics of religion: Does religion affect economic growth?

Date: October 5, 2021

Time: 3:00 pm CET

Venue: Online

Accelerating Africa’s competitive advantage through AfCFTA

Date: September 30, 2021

Time: 3:00 pm GMT

Re-shaping FDI to drive sustainable growth amidst global health crisis.

Date: September 23, 2021

Time: 3:00 pm CET

Integrating ESG in Emerging Markets: from crisis to resilience

Date: September 15, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm IST

Featured Speakers

Betsy Nelson

Expert Panel Member

Hans-Peter Lankes

Visiting Professor in Practice

nancy Lee

Nancy Lee

Senior Policy Fellow, Center for Global Development
Andrea Ordóñez

Andrea Ordóñez

Director, Southern Voice

Mohd Sedek Jantan

President, Young Global Economists Society
Laura Peinke

Laura Peinke

Senior International Trade Specialist – Energy (Africa)

Danelee Masia

Chief Economist (South Africa & Nigeria)

Dr. Manoranjan Sharma

Chief Economist, Infomerics Ratings

Dr. M. Azhar Hussain

Associate Professor of Economics & Statistics

Shobhit Agarwal


Dr. Pankaj K. Agarwal

Associate Professor of Finance & Accounting

Jeanet Bentzen

Associate Professor of Economics

Yew-Poh Mak

Asia-Pacific Strategy & Transactions Leader

Chimwemwe Richard Mwage

Trade Policy Advisor

Matildah Mukankundiye

Trade Policy Advisor

Pascal Gally

Financial Advisory

Holger Vogt

Managing Director Amena Africa Ltd.

Emmanuel Amoah-Darkwah

Economist & Partner

Nisan Abdulkader

Vice President, Africa Wavteq

Thorsten Terweiden

Head of the International Office for Economic Development

Pankaj Sharma

Co-founder & Partner EMAlpha

Smitha Hari

Vice President, Sustainable Finance & ESG