PROGRAMME

DAY 1 PROGRAMME – THE DIVERSE PATHS OF CAPITALISM

Monday, 7th November 2016

 

TIME PROGRAMME VENUE
3:45 pm Guest arrival and refreshments FOYER
4:00 pm

WELCOMING REMARKS

YBhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Utama Nor Mohamed Yakcop
(Chairman, Khazanah Research Institute and Deputy Chairman, Khazanah Nasional Berhad)

YBhg. Prof Datuk Seri Md Zabid Haji Abdul Rashid
(Co-Director, Malaysia France University Centre)

H.E. Christophe Penot
(Ambassador of France to Malaysia)

ODYSSEY HALL
4:15 pm Prof Pascal Petit
(Economist, CNRS Paris):
“The Diversity of Capitalisms: revisiting the scientific agenda of the approach”
ODYSSEY HALL
4:45 pm Prof Sébastien Lechevalier
(Economist, EHESS, Paris):
“The Diversity of Asian Capitalisms: results and next steps of an active research programme”
ODYSSEY HALL
5:15 pm Prof Jomo Kwame Sundaram
(Economist, Tun Hussein Onn Chair in International Studies, ISIS and Visiting Senior Fellow, Khazanah Research Institute):
“Malaysian capitalism and development in comparative perspective”
ODYSSEY HALL
5:45 pm Coffee Break FOYER
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

COMPARING THE DIVERSE PATHS OF MODERN CAPITALISM IN EUROPE AND IN EMERGING ASIA

Round table discussion with Prof Pascal Petit, Prof Sébastien Lechevalier and Prof Jomo Kwame Sundaram

MODERATOR:
Dr Elsa Lafaye de Micheaux
(Economist, IRASEC/U. Rennes 2)

ODYSSEY HALL
8:00 pm Cocktails
(for pre-registered guests)
RESIDENCE OF THE AMBASSADOR OF FRANCE TO MALAYSIA
9:30 pm End

 


 

DAY 2 PROGRAMME – A COMPARATIVE VIEW OF MALAYSIAN DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday, 8th November 2016

TIME PROGRAMME VENUE
8:00 am Guest arrival and refreshments FOYER
8:30 am Brief introduction of Dr Elsa Lafaye de Micheaux’s book:
“The Development of Malaysian Capitalism”
ODYSSEY HALL
8:45 am

LABOUR AND INEQUALITY

Prof M-P (Michel-Pierre) Chélin
(Historian, U. of Artois)
“Wage and globalisation in the long-run since the 1950s: main issues”

Dr Muriel Périsse’s
(Economist, U. of Artois)
“From France to China: experiences of labour market regulation”

Dr Lee Hwok Aun
(Economist, University of Malaya & ISEAS)
“The puzzle of Malaysia’s declining inequality”

Junaidi Mansor
(Economist, Khazanah Research Institute)
“Social Mobility in Malaysia”

MODERATOR:
Dr Elsa Lafaye de Micheaux
(Economist, IRASEC/U. Rennes 2)

ODYSSEY HALL
10:30 am Coffee Break FOYER
11:00 am INTERPRETING MALAYSIAN CAPITALISM: THE RISING MIDDLE-CLASS;
POST-COLONIAL CAPITAL ACCUMULATION; ISLAMIC FINANCE; THE ROLE OF THE STATE IN THE ECONOMY

Prof Terence Gomez
(Political economist, University of Malaya)

Dr Elsa Lafaye de Micheaux
(Economist, IRASEC/U. Rennes 2)

Dr Suraya Ismail
(Economist, Khazanah Research Institute)

David Delfolie
(Sociologist, IDHES – Paris 1)

Prof Jomo Kwame Sundaram
(Economist, Tun Hussein Onn Chair in International Studies, ISIS and Visiting Senior Fellow, Khazanah Research Institute)

MODERATOR:
YBhg. Dato’ Charon bin Mokhzani
(Managing Director, Khazanah Research Institute and Executive Director, Khazanah Nasional Berhad)

ODYSSEY HALL
1:00 pm Lunch

THE CREST
(LEVEL 9)

2:15 pm AND WHAT ABOUT MIGRANT WORKERS?

Dr Parthiban Muniandy
(Socio-anthropologist, U. of Illinois)
“Migrant workers in Malaysia, an ethnography”

Rafael Muñoz Moreno
(Senior Economist for Malaysia, The World Bank Group)
“Migrant Labour”

Dr Aude Cavaniol
(Public Law, U. Rennes 2)
“A specific migratory question: the unaccompanied minors. Legal regime and political issues in France”

ODYSSEY HALL
4:00 pm CLOSING REMARKS

YBhg. Dato’ Charon bin Mokhzani
(Managing Director, Khazanah Research Institute and Executive Director, Khazanah Nasional Berhad)

Dr Elsa Lafaye de Micheaux
(Economist, IRASEC/U. Rennes 2)

ODYSSEY HALL
4:15 pm High Tea FOYER
4:45 pm INSTITUTIONAL BUILDING WORKSHOP
“THE POINT” ROOM
Connecting research networks on labour in Europe and in Southeast Asia
(CPDS and Department of Development Studies FEA, University of Malaya; WAGE ANR, U. Artois-Europe; Ikmas, UKM)
MOVIE SCREENING
ODYSSEY HALL
Malaysian Premiere
Film Socialisme” by Jean-Luc Godard
6:30 pm End