Yesterday, the Economic Freedom Network (EFN) Asia Conference 2015 has ended. Reposting below some of the tweets under #efnasia2015, other tweets.
@efnasia @meinardus giving Welcoming Address
@QEDBhutan “Freedom is a condition for happiness…” H E Kwon Tae-shin delivering keynote at #efnasia2015
@rdieckhoff Kwon Tae-Shin’s keynote stresses need for limited AND strong governments
@parthjshah Discussion on Buddhism n econ freedom. And we judge morality of action by outcomes or intentions?
@subodhtweet Speed Dating #efnasia2015. An innovative way to get to know each other in large groups. interesting!!
@meinardus You need growth, you cannot redistribute your way to poverty reduction, argues Dr Sethaput
@meinardus Authoritarianism per se doesn’t deliver. What does deliver is economic freedom, it’s the core to poverty reduction, Najaf Khan
@QEDBhutan A human being is not just a happiness machine…there are other dimensions to being human – ” Fred McMahon
@meinardus Presenting UN data, @FraserInstitute Fred Mac Mahon says: Nations with least economic freedom are also least happy.
@QEDBhutan Making the world your market- place is the key to prosperity here in Bhutan – Fred McMahon
@subodhtweet @QEDBhutan is the latest member to the Economic Freedom Network, announced Fred McMohan, Fraser Institute
@Kellerhoff Phub Tshering, SecGen #Bhutan Chamber of Commerce: With freedom comes innovation
@QEDBhutan According to a CBS study, men are happier than women and, on the whole, framers are the unhappiest- Sunil Rasaily
Development in Bhutan is nuanced, and we need to be aware of this. – Sunil Rasaily
@QEDBhutan Dasho Sonam P Wangdi delivering remarks after launching the EFW 2015 Report – Bhutan Edition
@meinardus Economic damage done to #Nepal through the #India embargo several times bigger than that caused by #earthquake
@Kellerhoff @robsitoula #southasia needs to improve foreign relations, in #Nepal we have a political crisis
@QEDBhutan Yes, Bhutan is landlocked but so is Switzerland. Why can’t Bhutan be another Switzerland ? – Peter Wong
@Kellerhoff @peterwongbi #efnasia2015 #HongKong came out stronger out of each crisis. Just take bitter pill prescribed by Hayek
@meinardus Democratic dividend: As politics in #India became more competitive economic growth has picked up, @barunmitra
@meinardus Negative impact of intolerance: a country that restricts freedom of speech eventually also limits economic freedom @barunmitra
@meinardus Strong appeal by @barunmitra to promoters of economic #freedom to pay more attention to “real world of politics
@Kellerhoff Economic Freedom and inclusive growth #efnasia2015 with @tomgpalmer @parthjshah @wansaiful @razeensally
@IDEASMalaysia @wansaiful sharing Msia’s experience on the panel for econ freedom & inclusive development @ #efnasia2015 in Bhutan.
@acorn “People have died from poverty, but so far as we know, no one has died from inequality” – @tomgpalmer #efnasia2015
@QEDBhutan “There are many poor counties with rich people. What we want is rich countries … ” Dr Tom Palmer
@Armin_”Freedom is happiness” @QEDBhutan & @FNFreiheit closing #efnasia2015 in #Bhutan
All photos above taken from tweets and fb, not one from my camera. Thanks for the opportunity to attend this great event, EFN Asia.