Productivity and long term growth

Joint OECD and ESRI workshop: Long-term prospects of the world economy up to 2060 and their policy implications

 

Logo ESRI

 

 

 

Paris, 31 January 2014, Auditorium, OECD Conference Centre, Paris

 

14:00-14:40

Opening remarks and keynote

 Opening remarks

  • Jean-Luc Schneider, Director, Policy Studies Branch, OECD. 
  • Nobuki Sugita, Advisor of ESRI

 Keynote address    

14:40-18:00

Sessions

 Chair: Giuseppe Nicoletti, Head of Structural Policy Analysis Division, OECD

14:40-14:50

Session 1. Long-term challenges and policy responses in an interconnected global   economy: the OECD view

Providing background to the discussion: Henrik Braconier, OECD, Policies for a shifting world

14:50-15:30

Panel discussion: Romain Duval, Head of the Regional Studies Division of the Asia Pacific Department, IMF, Long-term growth prospects of the world economy and policy implications; André Sapir, Professor of Economics at Université Libre de Bruxelles, Long Term Challenges and Policy Perspectives in an Interconnected Global Economy

15:30-15:45

Coffee break

15:45-17:00

Session 2. The demographic and fiscal challenges

15:45-15:55

Ageing, active lives and growth

Providing background to the discussion: Asa Johansson, OECD, Impact of ageing on long-run growth

 

15:55-16:05

The future of health spending

Providing background to the discussion: Joaquim Oliveira Martins, OECD, The future of health spending

16:05-16:15

Fiscal consolidation paths  

Providing background to the discussion: David Turner, OECD, Fiscal consolidation paths

 

16:15-17:00

Panel discussion: Jean-Philippe Cotis, Chief Economist, BNP, Presentation;  Axel Börsch-Supan, Director, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging, Growth and Demographic Change in Europe; Robert Chote, Chairman of the Office for Budget Responsibility, United Kingdom, Ageing, health spending and the long-term fiscal outlook: a UK perspective

17:00-17:10

Session 3. Long-term trade and specialization patterns

Providing background to the discussion: Eduardo Olaberria, OECD, Trade and specialisation towards 2060: patterns and policy challenges

17:10-17:35

Panel discussion: Sébastien Jean, Director, CEPII; Marion Jansen, Counsellor, Economic Research and Statistics Division of the World Trade Organization, Long-term trade and specialization patterns - socioeconomic impacts and challenges

17:35-18:00

General discussion

18:00

Cocktail reception (Château, Room Roger Ockrent)

 

Background Documents

Long-term growth scenarios,  OECD Economics Department Working Paper No.1000.

A projection method for public health and long-term care expendituresOECD Economics Department Working Paper No.1048.

Growth Prospects and Fiscal Requirements over the Long Term, OECD Economic Outlook No. 93

Contact

- For more information on the Workshop, please contact eduardo.olaberria@oecd.org
- For logistical information, please contact sarah.michelson@oecd.org

Links

Looking to 2060: Long-term growth prospects for the world

 

 

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China (People’s Republic of)
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • European Union
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao (China)
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Administered Areas
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Serbia and Montenegro (pre-June 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (UK)
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe