Conference Presentations/Keynotes


Thursday, 21 February


Welcome to Delegates
Arijit Chatterjee



Introduction of Professor Saskia Sassen
Marie Laure Djelic



Keynote Speech: Can we go beyond a savage sorting of winners and losers?
Saskia Sassen



Few words on ESSEC Asia Pacific
Cedomir Nestorovic



Friday, 22 February


Introduction to the Discussions
Marie Laure Djelic



Reinventing Globalization
Yves Doz


Fashioning Global Markets: Think Tanks as Mediators in Global Governance
Christina Garsten


The Two Geographies of Competition Regulation: The Case of Africa
Marie Laure Djelic



Institutional Change through Transnational Path Generation: The Case of Urban Sustainability
Joel Bothello



Global Challenges, Local Responses: A Process Perspective to Regulating the “Tragedy of the Commons” in the Financial Industry
Matthias Thiemann and Jan Lepoutre


Back to Balancing: A Geopolitical Perspective on Governance in an Age of Globalization
Aharon Klieman


For a Qualitative Geography
Laurent Bibard


The ‘Soft Hydro Power’ of China in its Southern Regions and Borders
Mériade Laurent and Nicolas Mainetti



The Dynamics of Export Market and Export Segment Diversification in a Post-MFA World
Arielle N’Diaye


Consequences of being Public vs. Private on Firms’ Investments and Differences Across Countries
Aude Le Cottier


Dean's word
Pierre Tapie



Introduction of Professor Prasenjit Duara
Arijit Chatterjee



Keynote speech: Globalization and the trans-national region: Histories of Asian region-making
Prasenjit Duara