Region : United States
City : New York
Country : United States
Mr. Bill Armbruster
(Open Grants 71-73)
Three noteworthy events were reported by the chapter for this quarter: 1) On November 30, 2011, the chapter held a dinner with authors Krishnan Sharma, Arun Kashyap, and Manuel Montes. Their book focused on the development potential of diasporas, United Nations University Press, 2011. 2) On October 28, 2011, the chapter met with the APLP group at the UN where EWCANY co-chair Manuel Montes gave a presentation on the World Economic & Social Survey 2011. 3) APLP Junior Manon organized an event where ANY chapter members connected with the newest APLP members.
On the road with limited communications, Co-Chair Pennings reports from Amsterdam that over the past few months, their group had two dinner activities. One was attended by sixteen EWCA members and had Vanessa Zhang, a Chinese Economist as their Guest Speaker, and the other dinner event had twelve EWCA members with Charles Morrison, EWC President as Guest Speaker.
On the response to the 2 proposals: the chapter has not discussed the chapter fundraising proposal and sees the 2x per year reporting as desirable.