Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Perry Wong

Director, Regional Economics, Milken Institute


Perry Wong is Director of the Regional Economics group at the Milken Institute. He is an expert on regional economics, development and econometric forecasting. Wong designs, manages and performs research on labor and work-force issues, the relationship between technology and economic development, and trade and industry, with a focus on policy development and implementation in both leading and disadvantaged regions. His work extends to the international arena, where he is involved in regional economic development in southern China, Taiwan and elsewhere in Asia. Before joining the Institute, Wong was a senior economist and director of regional forecasting at Global Insight Inc. He received a master's degree in economics from Temple University.


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