Vice President of Global Policy Programs Suzanne DiMaggio, Zaw Oo of the Myanmar Development Resource Institute (MDRI), and Anoop Singh of the IMF look at the transition underway in Myanmar, highlighting the country's economic and political outlook. Discussion moderated by Bloomberg Television correspondent Sara Eisen.
Suzanne DiMaggio is the Executive Director of Global Policy Programs at the United Nations Association of the USA, the nation's largest grassroots foreign policy organization and leading center for policy research and public outreach on the United Nations and global issues. In that capacity, she oversees all aspects of the Association's policy studies programs and activities.
In addition to these responsibilities, she directs UNA-USA's "track two" dialogues with partner institutes in the Middle East and Northeast Asia on a range of issues, including terrorism, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, regional security, multilateral peace and humanitarian operations and UN reform.
Sara Eisen (moderator) is a correspondent for Bloomberg Television, specializing in covering global macroeconomics, with a focus on foreign exchange and fixed income markets.
Zaw Oo is Senior Research Fellow and Director of Research Programs at the Centre for Economic and Social Development of the Myanmar Development Resource Institute (MDRI). He is also a member of President Thein Sein's National Economic and Social Advisory Council.