Lars Peter Hansen Gives Keynote Speech at Financial Innovation Summit

Lars Peter Hansen (Photo by Xiaotian Guo)

July 28, 2015

On July 19, the Summit on Promoting China’s “One Belt, One Road” Initiative through Financial Innovation was held in Beijing at the China National Convention Center. The event - co-sponsored by the China Development Press and the Xinhua News Agency New Media Center - focused on the “One Belt, One Road” (OBOR) development initiative. The initiative will link China with surrounding countries, primarily in Europe, Asia, and Africa, through infrastructure and trade development. Many experts at the summit focused on topics related to how best to serve the economy through financial innovation under the OBOR. The keynote speech was given by Lars Peter Hansen, Nobel Laureate and Professor in Economics at the University of Chicago.

Source: Xinhua News