CONFERENCES & LECTURES

CONFERENCES & LECTURES

What Inflation Is and What Is Not, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (8/9/2022)

8 September 2022: What Inflation Is and What Is Not, a presentation at the Southeast Asia Summit 2022 organized by Dscoop and held in Kuala Lumpur (Colony Coworking) on 7-8 September 2022.

Affordable Homes and Social Mobility -A Shift of Paradigm, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (7/9/2022)

7 September 2022: Affordable Homes and Social Mobility – A Shift of Paradigm, presentation at the 11th International Real Estate Research Symposium (IRERS) organized by Institut Penilaian Negara (INSPEN) and held in Kajang, Malaysia, on 6-8 September 2022.

Thinking Like An Economist, with Dr Carmelo Ferlito (31/10/2021)

Introductory economics lecture for students of Unitervisiti Teknologi Mara, Sabah Campus, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia. A lecture by Dr Carmelo Ferlito, CEO of the Center for Market Education, organized by Prof Firdausi Suffian, and held virtually on 26 October 2021.

The rise of state-intervention in weathering the economics of COVID-19 (24/10/2021)

IDEAS LIBERALISM CONFERENCE - SESSION 3 - 24 October 2021 - 10am-12pm (Zoom). It is commonly claimed that COVID-19 exposed weaknesses in the globalized economy as global supply chains initially experienced interruptions and bottlenecks during the initial stages of the global pandemic. Major population centres around the world underwent lockdowns and restrictions, bringing everyday business activities to a halt. In response, countries around the world resolve to adopt massive fiscal measures to keep individuals and businesses afloat. In Malaysia, the government has released several stimulus packages since March 2020 including the Prihatin 1.0 and 2.0 as well as the PEMULIH package.

The Economy is Reopening. Should Your Sales Gallery Open Too?, with Dr Carmelo Ferlito (3/9/2021)

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How Schumpeterian Is the Austrian School of Economics?, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (22/5/2021)

How Schumpeterian is the Austrian School of Economics? A presentation by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (CEO of the Center for Market Education) at the International Symposium on Economic Thought organized by RePEcT.

Anticipating the recovery economic conditions in the pandemic era, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (25/3/2021)

Anticipating the recovery economic conditions in the pandemic era, a presentation for the Provalindo Webinar β€œProvalindo Insight: Review 2020 & Prospect 2021”, organized by Provalindo Nusa Property and held in the form of webinar in Jakarta, Malaysia, 25 March 2021. Dr Carmelo Ferlito, CEO of the Center for Market Education and Provalindo Nusa Research Advisor, discussed the performances of the Indonesian economy in 2020 and the outlook for 2021 at a webinar organized by PT Provalindo Nusa.

Anticipating Malaysia's Future, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (4/3/2021)

Anticipating Malaysia's Future, a presentation delivered by Dr Carmelo Ferlito at the BeLuxTalks Series, organized by BeLuxCham Malaysia and held in the form of webinar on 4 March 2021 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

A Hermeneutical Approach to Capital Theory, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (25/1/2021)

A Hermeneutical Approach to Capital Theory, a RePEcT talk organized by the Research Platform on Economic Thought (RePEcT), Istanbul, Turkey, 25 January 2021 (Zoom).

Housing Forward: From Housing Crisis to Housing Stability, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (27/11/2020)

Housing Forward: From Housing Crisis to Housing Stability, a talk delivered by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (CEO of the Center for Market Education and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs) to the REHDA Housing Conference 2020 – Beyond the Pandemic – Reshaping Real Estate, organized by REHDA Institute in the form of webinar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 26-27 November 2020.

Is the Crisis of Economics a Crisis of Vision?, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (30/11/2020)

Is the Crisis of Economics a Crisis of Vision?, presentation at the History of Economic Thought Symposium organized by The Research Platform on Economic Thought (RePEcT) and held virtually in Istanbul, Turkey, 28-30 November 2020.

Are Homes Expensive in Malaysia?, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (28/11/2020)

Are Homes Expensive in Malaysia?, a panel discussion organized by Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia and held in form of webinar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 28 November 2020. Among the panelists, Dr Carmelo Ferlito, CEO of the Center for Market Education, Research Advisor at Provalindo Nusa Property and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs.

Will Printing Money Save Malaysia? With Prof Jomo Sundaram and Dr Carmelo Ferlito (25/11/2020)

Will β€œPrinting Money” Save Malaysia?, a panel discussion moderated by Prof Hans Genberg (Asia School of Business); panellists: Prof Dr Jomo Kwane Sundaram (Research Advisor, Khazanah Research Institute) and Dr Carmelo Ferlito (CEO, Center for Market Education and Senior Fellow, Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs). The panel discussion was organized by the Institute for Research & Development of Policy (IRDP) and held online in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25 November 2020.

Real Estate in Indonesia: Macroeconomic Trends and Market Outlook, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito, 24/11/2020

Real Estate in Indonesia: Macroeconomic Trends and Market Outlook, Expert Session delivered by Dr Carmelo Ferlito at the REII Connect 2020 Conference organized by Real Estate Investment Indonesia (REII). The conference was held online from Jakarta, Indonesia, 24-25 November 2020.

Post-Pandemic Malaysia: Dangerous Tendencies, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (7/11/2020)

Post Pandemic Recovery and Effectiveness of the Economic Stimulus, a panel discussion moderated by Laurence Todd (Research Director, Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs, IDEAS); panellists: Dr Carmelo Ferlito (CEO, Center for Market Education and Senior Fellow, Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs), Abdul Jalil Rasheed (former President and Group CEO, PNB), Dr Juhita Mohamad (Fellow, ISIS), Nelleita Omar (Research Director, The Centre). The panel discussion was part of the 5th IDEAS Liberalism Conference, held on line in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 7 November 2020.

Not more, but better taxes, with Dr Carmelo Ferlito (29/9/2020)

Can Malaysia Tax the Rich More Without Impeding Growth?, a panel discussion moderated by Yan Lim, CEO, iOli Communications Sdn Bhd / Co-Founder FEMX Malaysia Dr Carmelo Ferlito (CEO, Center for Market Education and Senior Fellow, Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs), Oo Huei Ying (Managing Director, SK iWealth Sdn Bhd) and Anand Raj (Partner, Competition Law & Antitrust (Co-Head), Tax Disputes & Controversy, Shearn Delamore & Co). The panel discussion was part of the ISI 2nd Malaysia Tax Policy Forum, organized by the International Strategy Institute, The Everly Hotel, Putrajaya, Malaysia, 29 September 2020.

Getting Home Affordability Right, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito (15/9/2020)

Getting Home Affordability Right, by Dr Carmelo Ferlito. A talk by Dr Carmelo Ferlito, CEO of the Center for Market Education and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS). 2020 National Housing and Property Summit organized by the Kingsley Strategic Institute for Asia Pacific, Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 15 September 2020.

Panel discussion: Affordability and Sustainability - Dual Challenges for Affordable Housing.

Panelists:
- Mr Jayaselan Navaratnam, Director-General, National Housing Department.
- Dr Suraya Ismail, Director of Research, Kazanah Research Institute.
- Mr Ishmael Ho, CEO, Ho Chin Soon Research Sdn Bhd.
- Dr Carmelo Ferlito, CEO, Center for Market Education.

What does it mean to be an entrepreneur? With Dr Carmelo Ferlito (26/06/2020)

"What does it mean to be a entrepreneur?". A webinar organized by Asia-Pacific Students for Liberty. Speaker: Dr Carmelo Ferlito, Director of the Center for Market Education (www.marketedu.org) and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Identifying and Filling the Gaps in Social Safety Nets. Lessons from the Covid-19 Pandemic (8/5/20)

Identifying and Filling the Gaps in Social Safety Nets. Lessons from the Covid-19 Pandemic, a panel discussion moderated by Sr Michael Geh (President, International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), Malaysia Chapter). Panellists: Kon Onn Sein (Managing Director, YKPM), Dr Carmelo Ferlito (Senior Fellow, Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs), Balqais Yusoff (Head, Strategy Management, EPF). The panel discussion was organized by KSI The Strategic Institute for Asia Pacific in the form of webinar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.