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Founder and Director
Hugh Patrick is the R. D. Calkins Professor of International Business Emeritus and codirector of Columbia’s APEC Study Center. Professor Patrick is recognized as a leading specialist on the Japanese economy. He joined the Columbia Business School faculty in 1984 after serving as a professor of economics and director of the Economic Growth Center at Yale University. Professor Patrick is a recipient of Guggenheim and Fulbright fellowships, the Ohira Prize and the Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Star (KunnitôZuihôshô) by the Government of Japan. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Read full bio.
David E. Weinstein
Director of Research
David E. Weinstein is the Carl S. Shoup Professor of the Japanese Economy at Columbia University and Chair of the Department of Economics. He also serves as director of the Japan Project at the National Bureau of Economic Research and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Professor Weinstein has served as a senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and a consultant for the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. He is the recipient of four National Science Foundation grants, an Abe Fellowship and a Japan Foundation Fellowship, among other honors. Read full bio.
CJEB Tokyo Conference Registration Now Available
CJEB will host its Annual Tokyo Conference titled "Restoring the Japanese Economy" on Thursday, May 15, 2014 featuring two keynote speakers: Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor, Bank of Japan; Adam S. Posen, President, Peterson Institute for International Economics.Read More
Annual Report Now Available
The 2012-13 Center on Japanese Economy and Business Annual Report is now available.Read the Report
Professor Patrick Co-edits New Book
Professor Patrick has recently co-edited a book with Professor Yung Chul Park, titled How Finance is Shaping the Economies of China, Japan, and Korea.Read More
CJEB Director Featured in Wall Street Journal
CJEB Director of Research Professor David Weinstein was featured in Wall Street Journal "CPI: noise Pollution at Low Altitudes."Read More
Learn more about CJEB's work to promote knowledge of Japanese business and economics in an international context.
Calendar of Events
- How to Buy Japan: Private Equity in a Global Economy
- Apr 23 2014 06:00PM
- Restoring the Japanese Economy
- May 15 2014 01:15PM