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Building A Joint Economic Future in the Maghreb

  • April 13, 2019


  • 1:05:47

In this panel discussion, experts and officials discuss recent IMF research that shows how Maghreb countries, with greater economic integration, could create a regional market of almost 100 million people.

  • Mr. Marouane El Abassi, Governor Central Bank of Tunisia
  • Ms. Mari Pangestu, former Minister of Trade Indonesia
  • Ms. Janet Heckman, Managing Director for the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • Mr. Jihad Azour, IMF Middle East Central Asia Department Director
  • Ms. Eleni Giokos, CNN Business Africa Correspondent