The Center on Japanese Economy and Business (CJEB) is the preeminent US academic center focused on promoting knowledge of Japanese business systems in domestic, East Asia, and international contexts. Read more about CJEB.
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.
This volume connects the evolving modern financial systems of China, Japan, and Korea to the development and growth of their economies through the first decade of the twenty-first century. The book also identifies the commonalities among all three systems while taking into account their social, political, and institutional differences. Click here for detailed information and to order.
CJEB Research Associate Edward Lincoln recently authored a new Working Paper (WP), “Japan Post Insurance: Unjustified Favoritism,” a follow-up to his earlier paper, "Japan Post Bank: Problematic Issues.” CJEB also has produced 4 new Occasional Papers (OPs) and 10 other WPs this academic year, including CJEB Director Hugh Patrick's OP, "Abenomics: Japan's New Economic Policy Package," and WPs "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?" by CJEB Director of Research David E. Weinstein and "Legal Background to the Low Profitability of Japanese Enterprises" by Nobuyuki Kinoshita. They are all available on our Research & Publications page.