Meet our New Zealand APEC Study Centre (NZASC) members.
Associate Professor Robert Scollay
The director of the Centre, Associate Professor Robert Scollay, has had a long involvement with both APEC and the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC). He has been a visiting scholar at the Institute for International Economics (Washington DC), UNCTAD (Geneva), Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (Singapore), Bocconi University (Milan) and Universidad del Pacifico (Lima). His recent publications have focused on issues relating to regional trade agreements and regional economic integration, especially in the Asia-Pacific region, to multilateral liberalisation and globalisation, and to APEC’s future agenda.
Professor Nigel Haworth
Professor Nigel Haworth was, on behalf of the New Zealand Government, been a member of the APEC Human Resource Development (HRD) Working Group since 1994. He was responsible for some 40 research projects across the APEC economies and worked directly with a number of member economies on HRD matters, ranging from Brunei Darussalam to the People’s Republic of China. Working within Latin American APEC member economies, he was a member of a team looking at growth and innovation strategies in the developed world, as they may apply to Latin America.