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Presentation and Discussion: 5:30 p...

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2013 Presidential Elections and Economic Outlook - What’s Next for Chile?

AS/COA hosted a panel discussion on Chile’s political and economic outlook leading up to the 2013 presidential elections.

Registration: 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Presentation and Discussion: 5:30 p...

AS/COA
680 Park Avenue
New York
Live Broadcast

Live broadcast

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(Image: Pamela Reyes)

Overview

Americas Society/Council of the Americas presented a panel discussion on Chile’s political and economic outlook leading up to the 2013 presidential elections. Leading experts discussed the country’s upcoming elections and the prospects for economic growth, market competitiveness, and political and economic reforms in coming years.

   Panelists:

  • Gregory Elacqua, Director of the Institute of Public Policy at the School of Economics at the Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile
  • David Gallagher, Chairman of Asset Chile; Board Member of the Chilean Public Studies Centre (CEP)
  • Carl Meacham, Director, Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Americas Program
  • Patricio Navia, Master Teacher of Liberal Studies Program, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, New York University
  • Paula Molina, Anchor and Editor at Radio Cooperativa; Nieman Fellow in Harvard 2012 to 2013 (moderator)

Event Information: Mercedes Laxague | mlaxague@as-coa.org | 212-277-8382
COA Corporate Membership Information: Monica Vieira | mvieira@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8344
Press: Adriana La Rotta | alarotta@as-coa.org | 1-212-277-8384

Speakers

Gregory Elacqua
Director, Public Policy Institute, School of Economics, Universidad Diego Portales

Gregory Elacqua is the director of the Public Policy Institute at the School of Economics at the Universidad Diego Portales in Santiago, Chile. Previously, he was the senior advisor to the Minister of Education in Chile between 2003 and 2006, and also was an advisor to a member...

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David Gallagher
Founding Partner and Chairman of the Board, Asset

David Gallagher is a founding partner and chairman of the board of Asset. He is also the director of Asset Administradora General de Fondos and a board member of Asset Chile Mining Exploration Fund, subsidiaries of Asset. He currently serves as the director of Cencosud, the...

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Carl Meacham
Director, CSIS Americas Program

Carl Meacham is the director of the CSIS Americas Program. He joined CSIS from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC), where he served on the professional staff for Senator Richard Lugar for over a decade. He served as the senior adviser for Latin America and the Caribbean...

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Paula Molina
Anchor and Editor, Cooperativa Radio Program

Paula Molina is the anchor and editor of a prime-time program on Cooperativa, Chile’s leading radio news station. Since 1999, she has conducted daily interviews and has broadcast the news live, covering events such as the aftermath of the 2010 Chilean earthquake and tsunami, the...

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Patricio Navia
Master Teacher and Assistant Professor, New York University

Patricio Navia is a master teacher in liberal studies and assistant professor at the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University. He is also a professor of political science at the Instituto de Ciencias Sociales, director of the Magíster en Opinión...

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