2013 Annual Meetings, Washington D.C.
World Bank Group
International Monetary Fund
2013—Washington D.C.

Program of Seminars: The Economic Case for Climate Action

October 8, 2013

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim and IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, as well as a panel of experts, discussed ‘The Economic Case for Climate Action’ at a seminar on October 8.

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Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group
Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
Zanny Minton Beddoes, Economics Editor, The Economist
Michael Keen, Deputy Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund
Rachel Kyte, Vice President for Sustainable Development, the World Bank
Richard Bon Moya, Under Secretary and CIO, Department of Budget and Management, the Philippines
Keith Akekelwa Mukata, Deputy Minister of Finance, Zambia Sunita Narain, Center for Science and the Environment (via video conference from New Delhi)
Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, Environment Minister, Peru

The Economic Case for Climate Action