Date and time: Thursday, October 13, 2022 | 16:30-17:30 (JST)
Venue: Seminar Room D, International Academic Research Building
Speaker: Ms. Yoke Wang Tok, Senior Economist, IMF-Singapore Regional Training Institute
Moderator: Prof. Toshiro Nishizawa
Register here by noon on Thursday, October 13, and you are welcome to join anytime.
About the speaker:
Yoke Wang has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of economics, financial stability, international relations, training and curriculum development, and technical assistance. She has a wide network of central banking contacts in the Asia-Pacific region.
Yoke Wang’s professional positions include Principal Economist at the Monetary Authority of Singapore (1992-2010), Senior Advisor to the South-East Asian Voting Group Executive Director, IMF Board (2007-09), Program Director at Toronto Centre (2011-14), and Director, Central Bank and Public Policy, World Gold Council (2014-15) before joining IMF-Singapore Regional Training Institute.
Yoke Wang has a Bachelor of Social Science (First Class Honors) from the National University of Singapore and an MPhil in Economics (Distinction) from the University of Cambridge.
Tok, Yoke Wang, and Heng Dyna, “Fintech: Financial Inclusion or Exclusion,” https://www.imf.org/en/Publications/WP/Issues/2022/05/06/Fintech-Financial-Inclusion-or-Exclusion-517619