Speaking Engagements

'Fireside Chat' with Chandran Nair Sets Tone for ASEAN 100
Chandran raises questions at the Asean 100 Leadership Forum about the consumption driven global economy.
Sep 30, 2011 - Comments (0)

Video: Chandran Nair at the 2011 World Economic Forum in Dalian
Chandran takes part in the World Economic Forum: Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2011 in Dalian as a panelist at the session of New Frontiers of Consumption.
Sep 15, 2011 - Comments (2)

Video: The Foreign Correspondents' Club Luncheon with Chandran Nair
At a luncheon talk at the Foreign Correspondents' Club, Chandran argues that economic policy needs to be realigned to avoid catastrophic outcomes arising from the relentless promotion of a consumption-led growth model in the world's most populous regions, at a time when resource constraints are too obvious to deny. He calls for bans on some forms of consumption, resources to be re-priced and for the state to play the all important role.
Aug 26, 2011 - Comments (0)

Chandran Nair at Friends of Europe: “Asia needs a sustainable development path”
At Friends of Europe’s policy summit on Europe and the Asian Century, Chandran warns that Asia should not follow the Western example and continue on a consumption-driven economic growth path.
Jun 27, 2011 - Comments (1)

Video: Constraining Consumption - Chandran Nair addresses the Royal Society of Arts
Chandran speaks out at the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) that the Western model of consumption-led economic growth cannot be replicated in Asia with global resources under increased pressure.
Jun 13, 2011 - Comments (1)