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CJEB Director of Research Professor David Weinstein featured in Wall Street Journal "CPI: Noise Pollution at Low Altitudes"

Japan Center News | October 31, 2013

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Video and summary report now available for talk by CJEB Core Faculty member Professor Gerald Curtis, "Abe and the LDP Are Back. Now What?"

Japan Center News | October 21, 2013

CJEB Core Faculty member Gerald Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, gave a talk, "Abe and the LDP Are Back. Now What?" on September 25. A video and summary report of the talk are now available.

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New Working Paper by CJEB Director of Research David E. Weinstein and colleagues, "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?," now available

Japan Center News | October 21, 2013

New Working Paper by CJEB Director of Research David E. Weinstein, Professor Tsutomu Watanabe of the University of Tokyo, and Jessie Handbury of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?," now available

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Corporate Finance, World Business | Read Article

Presentations from the State Intervention and Private Enterprise: Japan, the U.S., and China

Japan Center News | October 17, 2013

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Corporate Finance, World Business | Read Article

CJEB Director Hugh Patrick appeared live on NPR "On Point with Tom Ashbrook"

Japan Center News | October 17, 2013

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CJEB Director Professor Hugh Patrick's article "Japan's Price Fix" published in the East Asia Forum

Japan Center News | October 10, 2013

Professor Hugh Patrick's views on the state of the political economy in Japan, particularly Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's policy of "Abenomics," were featured in his article "Japan's Price Fix" in the East Asia Forum on October 9, 2013.

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CJEB Director Professor Patrick on NHK Debate Program

Japan Center News | July 23, 2013

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CJEB Director Professor Hugh Patrick Interviewed in Nikkei

Japan Center News | July 09, 2013

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, World Business | Read Article

CJEB Faculty Advisory Committee Member Professor Sheena Iyengar featured in Voice

Japan Center News | June 04, 2013

Topics: Leadership, Marketing, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Videos From Our Tokyo Conference and Mitsui Symposium Are Now Available

Japan Center News | May 09, 2013

Videos From Our Tokyo Conference and Mitsui Symposium Are Now Available

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Announcements

PROFESSOR TAKATOSHI ITO WILL JOIN CJEB AS ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH IN JANUARY 2015

CJEB’s research associate and long time friend, Takatoshi Ito, former dean of The University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP) will join CJEB as Associate Director of Research and as a professor of international and public affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) in January 2015. Click here for the official announcement from SIPA.

CJEB’s Annual Tokyo Conference, May 15th, ends in success

Our annual Tokyo Conference was held on May 15th at Otemachi Financial City Conference Center. With Governor Kuroda from the Bank of Japan and Dr. Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics as keynote speakers, the conference gathered speakers and guests from a wide range of fields to discuss and debate the future of the Japanese Economy. The video and reports from the conference will be available soon on this website. The sold-out event was covered by multiple media sources, which can be viewed here.

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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.

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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."

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Annual Report

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Research Projects

Our latest two Working Papers, "Spinning Tales About Japanese Cotton Spinning: Saxonhouse (1974) Then and Now" by Serguey Braguinsky and David Hounshell, and "Explaining the Rise of East Asian Multinationals: State-Industry Links, a Stages Model of Structural Change, and Japan as a Precedent Setter" by Terutomo Ozawa, are now available.

These papers and all other Working and Occasional Papers, as well as other research supported by CJEB, is available on our Research Projects page.

 

 

Former CJEB Visiting Fellow Masahiro Kan's New Book

Masahiro Kan, Executive Director for Japan at The World Bank, has published a book titled "Grameen Nippon Initiative" (kōsō guramin nippon).

The book is available online here>