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Five Years at the Asian Development Bank: US Policies and Asian Priorities

When May 17, 2016
Where Rooms 8 & 9
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Contact Phone 01223 335173
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Special guest lecture by Robert (Skipp) Orr

Robert (Skipp) Orr is a former US ambassador to the Asian Development Bank, who began as an academic in Political Science with a Japan focus. He left academe to among other things become head of Boeing Japan before becoming an international advisor for the Obama campaign in 2008, which resulted in the ambassadorship.

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