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Emerging models of economic activities: Implications for sustainable development - Side Event of the UN General Assembly Second Committee, 74th session
24 Oct 2019 -  Objective and outcome:
To understand the emerging models of economic activities and their implications for sustainable development. An informal summary of the discussions will identify policy options for maximizing the benefits of various models of economic activities, while minimizing their risks.
Questions for discussion:
What policies and strategies are needed to minimize transition and adjustment costs, as societies adopt these new models of economic activities?
How can governments maximize their synergistic effects?
What institutional and regulatory framework are needed to ensure these models of economic activities deliver sustainable development outcomes?
What role international cooperation could play to better manage these new and emerging models of economic activities?