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2013 LABA Conference: Economic Trends and Capital Markets in Latin America

The 2013 Latin American Business Association Conference

Friday, April 26, 2013
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Anderson School of Management
UCLA

The world has put its eyes on Latin America as most of the countries in the region have embarked on promising paths of macroeconomic stability and growth. It is not only Mexico and Brazil that have gained the attention of financial analysts and economists, but it is also the countries of the Pacific Rim of South America, such as Colombia, Peru, and Chile that have experienced impressive economic performance over recent years. However, the region is still experiencing sharp social inequalities, and governments face increasing social demands as their countries become more affluent. How to navigate such a challenging environment is a critical question.

The 2013 Latin American Business Conference will provide important insights from influential leaders in the region on key economic issues that the region currently faces and will continue to experience in the coming years. The Conference will also address the integration of capital markets in Latin America, which is one of the main tendencies in the region.


FEATURED SPEAKERS:
Pedro Aspe | Co-Chairman, Evercore Partners; Former Treasury Secretary of Mexico
Luiz Eduardo Franco de Abreu | CEO, NSG Capital, Brazil
Jose de Gregorio | Professor of Economics, Universidad de Chile; Former Governor, Central Bank of Chile
Francisco Gil Diaz | President, Telefónica México, Former Treasury Secretary of Mexico
Sebastian Edwards | Henry Ford II Chair in International Management, UCLA Anderson
Guillermo Tagle '91 | CEO & Partner, IM Trust Chile

SCHEDULE:
1:00 - 2:00pm      Registration & Check-In
2:00 - 2:15pm      Welcome Remarks
2:15 - 3:30pm      Panel Discussion I: Economics Trends in Latin America
3:30 - 3:45pm      Break & Refreshments
3:45 - 5:00pm      Panel Discussion II: Latin American Financial Markets & Private Equity
5:00 - 7:00pm      Networking Reception

REGISTER NOW 

Parking Information: The closest parking lot is Structure #5. Visitors may purchase daily parking permits (Currently $11) by stopping at the Information & Parking booths or by using a "Pay by Space" pay station. The closest information booth to Structure #5 is located on Hilgard and Westholme Ave. To use a Parking Pay Station: Simply drive to a self-service Pay Station location (there is one located in Structure #5). Please read the posted signs and screen prompts for Pay by Space. Pay Stations allow you to select the time you need to spend on campus and pay accordingly (all-day passes can also be purchased, prices may vary)


Cost : Registration $15 and Academic Registration $10

Magaly Lopez
310-825-4571
mlopez@international.ucla.edu

Download file: 4-26-13-LABA-Conference-p1-sam.pdf

Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute, Anderson Center for Global Management/CIBER

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